Area OPP Police Press Releases

Prohibited Driver Caught Speeding – PHIPPS

(PERTH EAST, ON) – On January 7, 2023, just after 3:00 p.m., a Perth County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer stopped a vehicle travelling on Perth Line 43 in the Township of Perth East, after it was found to be speeding.

During the investigation, police were notified that the driver was a prohibited driver.

As a result, Michael PHIPPS, 46-year-old of Mitchell has been charged with:

–      Operation While Prohibited under the Criminal Code

The driver’s vehicle was impounded for 45 days. The accused is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charge.