(SOUTHGATE, ON) On November 20, 2022, the Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to the report of a suspected impaired driver at a business located on Main Street East in the Township of Southgate.
Police arrived on scene and discovered that the accused had displayed a weapon after a member of the public had taken their keys away.
Christopher DERBYSHIRE, 52 years-of-age from Melancthon Township was placed under arrest and is facing the following charges:
· Assault with a weapon
· Possession of weapon for dangerous purpose
· Failure or refusal to comply with demand
· Operation while impaired
· Driving while under suspension
The accused was released and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound at a later date.