Antigonish RCMP apprehend Two Impaired Drivers over the weekend

Posted on February 25, 2013

Antigonish RCMP arrested a 50 year old William’s Point man Saturday night for impaired driving after he was stopped on Fairview Street. The man faces charges of operating a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol concentration over 80 mgs and impaired driving. He will appear in a court date of April 17, 2013.

A 35 year old Monk’S Head woman was arrested Sunday afternoon for impaired driving after she crashed her car on highway 104 near Dagger Woods. The woman was taken to St. Martha’s hospital where police arrested her and read her a demand for blood samples to determine the concentration of alcohol in her blood. A court date has not been determined.

Police arrested a 24 year old Paq’tnkek man for public intoxication on College Street early Saturday morning. Once in custody he damaged a police vehicle and subsequently has been charged with mischief. The man was released the following morning on conditions and will appear in Court on May 15th to answer to the charges.

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


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