Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of a possible impaired driver on Buchanan Drive yesterday at 5:20 pm.
The suspect vehicle was located and a traffic stop ensued. The driver of the vehicle displayed signs of impairment by alcohol and was arrested and returned to the Police Station to provide breath samples.
The driver provided samples in excess of three (3) times the legal limit and was subsequently charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle. The driver, a 41 year old Ontario man will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
Charlottetown Police Services encourage the public to report any instances of impaired driving…Call 911.