Release Date: June 8th, 2020 - 9:43am
Originator: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 9058254899
Contact: Constable, Ryan Anderson, Corporate Communications, 9058254899
Location: Halton Region
On June 5, 2020, just before 9:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Main Street and Mill Street West in Halton Hills. As a result of an investigation, John Hager (31) of Stoney Creek was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.
On June 5, 2020, just before 11:30 pm, Halton Police officers were conducting a R.I.D.E. initiative in the area of Cornwall Road and Trafalgar Road in Oakville. As a result of this initiative, Ameed Itma (18) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired.
On June 6, 2020 just before 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of Maple Avenue and Main Street East in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Alfredo Valente (49) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.
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.