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Media Release

Release Date: March 22nd, 2019 - 2:04pm

Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899

Contact: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 905 825 4899

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

On March 19, 2019, just before 9:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Trafalgar Road and Dundas Street in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Julie Poplawski (38) of Brantford was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On March 19, 2019, just after 10:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of Steeles Avenue and Ninth Line in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Eric Khokhar (46) of Brampton was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.

On March 19, 2019 just before 10:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Knox Street and Main Street North in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Travis Baker (21) of Halton Hills was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On March 21, 2019, just after 1:30 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Mainway and Walkers Line in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Colin Butters (27) of Burlington was charged with operation while impaired.

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.