(MIDDLESEX CENTRE, ON) – On August 22, 2023, at 8:28 p.m., a member of the Middlesex County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) while on general patrol on Elginfield Road in Middlesex Centre performed a traffic stop on a vehicle that was travelling above the posted 90km/h speed limit.
Investigation revealed the driver had previously consumed alcohol. An Approved Screening Device (ASD) was utilized. The driver was arrested and transported to the Middlesex OPP detachment where further tests were administered.
As a result, Tobin FROESE a 28-year-old of London, has been charged under the Criminal Code and Highway Traffic Act:
· Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)
· Speeding 1 – 49 Km/h over posted limit
The accused has been released from police custody and is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice to speak to the charges on October 3, 2023.
The Middlesex OPP wants to remind the public that if you see anything suspicious or suspect an impaired driver you should contact the Ontario Provincial Police or your nearest police authority immediately.
The OPP can be reached anywhere in the Province of Ontario at 1-888-310-1122.