Antigonish RCMP apprehend another Impaired Driver overnight

Posted on February 22, 2013

Antigonish RCMP arrested their second impaired driver in as many nights. A 44 year old Antigonish County man was arrested for impaired driving last night after he was stopped for speeding on highway 104 near Havre Boucher. The man faces charges of operating a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs and impaired driving. He was held in custody overnight and released this morning on a court date of April 17, 2013.

Police are seeking the public’s assistance with identifying the driver of a hit & run at the Walmart parking lot yesterday at approximately 4:15 p.m. A 2001 Subaru was struck by another vehicle whose driver left the scene. The man was described as an older driving a white Dodge Caravan that had a black fender.

Anyone with information can contact the RCMP at 863-6500 or Crime Stoppers @ 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

B.J.(Brian) Rehill, Sgt
Operations NCO
Antigonish District
(902)-863-5570 fax


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