(PERTH COUNTY, ON) – Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged a Milverton resident with Impaired Driving.
On August 14, 2023, at approximately 11:29 p.m., Perth OPP stopped a vehicle for speeding on Perth Road 140 in Perth County.
During the investigation, the officer noted that the driver had been drinking alcohol. A roadside screening device was administered, the driver was subsequently arrested and transported to a local operations center for further testing.
As a result, Nathan BINKLE, 39, of Milverton, has been charged with:
– Operation while Impaired – Blood Alcohol Concentration (80 plus)
– Driving motor vehicle with open container of liquor
A 90-day Administrative Driver’s License Suspension (A.D.L.S.) and a 7-day Vehicle Impoundment was initiated as per statute. The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford on September 18, 2023, 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.