Release Date: November 1st, 2017 - 11:25am
Originator: Sergeant Dana Nicholas, Media Relations, 905-825-4899
Contact: Sergeant Dana Nicholas, Media Relations, 905-825-4899
Location: Halton Region, ON
On Tuesday, October 31, 2017, just before 8:30pm, a traffic stop was initiated at Briarhall Gate in the town of Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Rupinder Virk (35) of Oakville was charged with driving over 80mgs.
The Halton Regional Police Service remains committed to road safety through prevention, education and enforcement initiatives.
Members of the public are reminded that driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol is a crime in progress and to call 9-1-1 immediately to report a suspected impaired driver.
The Service's Twitter and Facebook accounts should not be used for this purpose as they are not monitored 24 hours a day, seven days a week.