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Media Release

Release Date: August 23rd, 2019 - 9:39am

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 August 18, 2019, just before 6:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Guelph Line and Dundas Street in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Mab Sarun (50) of Hamilton was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 18, 2019, just before 9:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Appleby Line and Taywood Drive in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Scott Wilson (47) of Burlington was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 19, 2019, just before 10:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Main Street East and Harris Boulevard in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Gaetano Levante (47) of Milton was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 22, 2019, just before 1:00 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Bronte Road and the QEW in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, David Lane (24) of Hamilton was charged with 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.