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Media Release

Release Date: February 11th, 2019 - 9:24am

Originator: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 ext 5224

Contact: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 extension 5224

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

​On February 8, 2019, just before 9:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Main Street East and Drew Centre in Milton. As a result of an investigation, David Housdon (55) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On February 8, 2019, just after 9:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Winston Churchill Boulevard and 5 Sideroad in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Karanbir Sekhon (29) of Windsor was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.

On February 9, 2019, just after 2:30 am, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Derry Road and Ontario Street South in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Mark Buchanan (42) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

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.​