Release Date: December 27th, 2017 - 10:20am
Originator: Sergeant Dana Nicholas, Media Relations, 905-825-4899
Contact: Sergeant Dana Nicholas, Media Relations, 905-825-4899
Location: Halton Region
On Tuesday, December 26, 2017, just before 3:00am, a traffic stop was initiated in the area of Highway 7 and Hyland Avenue in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Sarayha Bennett (24) of Brampton 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.
Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.