On April 24, 2020 at 3:35 p.m., Grey Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) patrolling Highway 6 into Wiarton and observed a northbound (grey) car travelling at a high rate of speed. The officer also observed the car proceed through a yellow light at an intersection. The vehicle was stopped on Berford Street for speeding over 50 kilometres an hour (km/h) or more over the posted speed limit of 50 km/h.
Grey Bruce OPP have charged the 59 year old driver from Kitchener with stunt driving – speeding by 50 km/h or more over the posted speed limit, 172(1) Highway Traffic Act and Fail to stop for an amber light, section 144(15) HTA. The driver’s vehicle was impounded for 7 days and their driver’s licence was suspended for 7 days.
On May 4, 2020 at 3:01 a.m., a South Bruce Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) on patrol stopped two vehicles along Kincardine Avenue in Kincardine.
The driver of one vehicle, a 36-year-old Owen Sound resident, was charged with 3 counts of Drive While under Suspension and Drive with No Insurance.
The driver of the other vehicle, a 30-year-old, Saugeen Shores resident, was charged for Drive without Proper Headlights.
The South Bruce OPP is requesting anyone with information to call 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a secure web-tip at www.cstip.ca, where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000.