Release Date: May 11th, 2020 - 10:38am
Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 9058254899
Contact: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 9058254899
Location: Halton Region
On May 9, 2020 just after 12:30 am, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of Fifth Line and 25 Side Road in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Slavko Palijan (78) of Rockwood was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.
On May 9, 2020, just before 10:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Princess Anne Drive and Mary Street in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, Harpreet Gill (24) of Brampton 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.