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Drunk Tractor Driver Arrested – JANTZI

(NORTH PERTH, ON) – The Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged another impaired driver in the Municipality of North Perth.

On May 11, 2022, just after 12:00 a.m., an officer observed a tractor that was swerving on Queen Avenue in Monkton.

The officer conducted a traffic stop and determined that the driver was showing signs of impairment. The driver was placed under arrest and transported to a local operations centre for further testing.

Taylor JANTZI, 28 of Stratford, has been charged with:

–      Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs

–      Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

A 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute. The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charges.

If you suspect someone is driving while their ability to operate a motor vehicle is impaired, either by drug or alcohol, call police at 911 to report it.