(ESPANOLA, ON) – On Sunday December 23, 2018 at approximately 7:45 p.m., officers from the Manitoulin Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a vehicle in the ditch on Lee Valley Road, in Sables-Spanish Rivers Township, Ontario.
Officers attended the scene and determined that the driver had been consuming alcoholic beverages.
As a result of the investigation, Nicholas SOUTHWIND, age 32, from Sagamok First Nation, Ontario has been charged with:
- Operation while Impaired – Alcohol, contrary to section 320.14(1)(a) of the Criminal Code (CC) and
- Failure or Refusal to Comply with Demand, contrary to section 320.15(1) of the CC.
The accused is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Espanola, Ontario, on February 1, 2019.