Antigonish RCMP Media Release – 17 year old charged with Stunting

Posted on May 28, 2015

RCMP Charge 17 year old with Stunting

On Thursday May 28th, 2015, the RCMP’s Eastern Traffic Services Unit charged a driver with Stunting. The 17 year old female from Antigonish County was stopped by police on Highway 7 in Ashdale. The youth was traveling at a rate of speed of 143 km/h in a 90 km/h zone as she was late for a test at school.
She was subsequently charged for driving in excess of 50 km/h over the posted speed limit; in addition to a 7 day Suspension of Driving Privileges. The involved vehicle was also towed and seized.

A Summary Offense Ticket was issued, contrary to Section 163(1) of the Motor Vehicle Act, which holds a fine of $2418.00.

Aggressive driving is one of the leading causes of Criminal Death in Canada.

Cst. J.L. Roy
Eastern Traffic Services

Authority for Release
Cpl. Mark Kellock


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