At approximately 7:05 pm yesterday (May 25), Charlottetown Police Services responded to a complaint of a possible impaired driver on Grafton Street. Charlottetown Police Dispatcher was able to located the vehicle on E-Watch video crossing the Hillsborough bridge into Stratford. Officers proceeded into Stratford and were able to located the suspect vehicle in a business parking lot and made contact with the driver. It was determined that the driver was impaired by alcohol and was arrested.
A 39 year old Harrington PEI female was charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle after providing breath samples that were over three times the legal limit.
The accused was released from custody and will appear in Provincial Court at a later date.
The Police Service wishes to thank concerned citizens for reporting possible impaired drivers. Call 911 to report instances of suspected impaired driving.