Impaired Driver Owing 18K in Fines Arrested in Corner Brook

RNC conducted a traffic stop in the Corner Brook area after a report of a vehicle that was being driven erratically and it was believed that the driver was impaired.

As a result of the investigation, a 23 year old male resident of Corner Brook was arrested and charged with while operating a Conveyance while Impaired, Operating a conveyance while having Blood Alcohol content above the legal limit.

The driver was also issued Summary Offence Tickets for a variety of vehicle related offences.

Because of these recent offences and the fact that the male operator had in excess of $18,000 in outstanding fines owing, the male operator was held in custody for an appearance at Provincial court.

The vehicle was also impounded and the drivers driving privileges temporarily suspended.