Area OPP Police Press Releases

WARD Facing Numerous Charges

(GREY HIGHLANDS, ON) On July 14, 2022, at 5:36 p.m., a Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer was conducting proactive patrols when they attempted to stop a motor vehicle.

The driver fled the scene but was located at a local business a short time later. The driver of the motor vehicle was placed under arrest.

The Grey Bruce OPP have charged Denver WARD, 24 years-of-age from Grey Highlands with the following offences:

·        Flight from peace officer

·        Take motor vehicle without consent

·        Drive vehicle or boat with cannabis readily available

·        Driving motor vehicle with open container of liquor

·        Careless driving

·        Drive motor vehicle – no licence

·        Novice driver – B.A.C above zero

·        Possess unmarked cigarettes

The accused was released and will appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Owen Sound at a later date.