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Suspended Driver From A-C-W Caught Again

(GODERICH, ON) – Huron County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) has charged an Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh resident with several driving related offences following a traffic stop conducted in Goderich last weekend.

Shortly after 10:00 p.m. on August 6, 2021 a Huron County OPP officer observed a motorcycle being operated in the Town of Goderich without a licence plate. The officer followed after the motorcycle and a traffic stop was later conducted on Bennett Street East.   

Upon speaking with the driver the investigating officer learned the driver held a suspended driver’s licence, his motorcycle was not plated, nor was it insured. Further investigation revealed the motorcycle was deemed to be an unsafe vehicle. 

A 40-year-old resident of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh was subsequently charged with: Driving While Under Suspension, Drive Motor Vehicle – No Plates, Drive Motor Vehicle – Improper Licence, Operate Unsafe Vehicle and Owner Operate Motor Vehicle on a Highway – No Insurance. A court date has been scheduled for September 21, 2021 at Provincial Offences Act Court in Goderich.

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