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Media Release

Release Date: September 13th, 2019 - 10:34am

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

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

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

​On September 10, 2019, just after 11:00 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Fairview Street and Appleby Line in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Jonathan Eidt (40) of Milton was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.​​ On September 12, 2019, just before 3:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiat​​ed complaint in the area of Burloak Drive and Harvester Road in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Petar Hodak (45) of Ancaster 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.