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Media Release

Release Date: August 10th, 2020 - 1:16pm

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

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

Location: Halton Region


Impaired Driving Offences Within Halton Region

‚ÄčOn August 8, 2020, just before 12:30 am, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Allan Street and Lakeshore Road in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Zobia Irfan (22) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 8, 2020, just before 12:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Rosewood Lane and Thoresby Drive in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Nabil Akleh (45) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired.

On August 9, 2020 just after 2:00 am, Halton Police officers responded to a collision in the area of Given Lane and Main Street in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Muthigani Kiaira (23) of Milton was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 9, 2020, just after 3:30 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of the Queen Elizabeth Way and Third Line in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Brendan Samson (42) of Oakville 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.