Charlottetown Police Services have charged two impaired drivers over the weekend.
On Saturday May 25 at 12:35 am, Police were called to Dorchester Street where a car alarm was disturbing residents. Upon arrival, Police observed a male slumped over in the drivers seat. Police woke the male up and determined that he was impaired by drugs and placed him under arrest.
The 47 year old male was subsequently charged with care and control of a motor vehicle while impaired (by drugs). The accused will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
On Monday May 27 at 03:30 am, Police responded to a call of an erratic driver that hit a curb on Grafton Street. Police located the vehicle and determined that the driver was impaired by alcohol. A 19 year old male was charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
Charlottetown Police Services encourage the public to report any instances of impaired driving…Call 911.