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Media Release

Release Date: August 31st, 2020 - 10:02am

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

​On August 28, 2020, just before 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers responded to a citizen-initiated complaint in the area of Ford Drive and Upper Middle Road in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Nazneen Moledina (32) of Stoney Creek was charged with failure or refusal to comply with demand.

On August 28, 2020, just after 9:00 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Dundas Street and Brant Street in Burlington. As a result of an investigation, Peter Ohare (59) of Waterdown was charged with blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 28, 2020, just after 11:00 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Abbeywood Drive and Third Line in Oakville. As a result of an investigation, Evhen Rewilak (42) of Oakville was charged with operation while impaired and failure or refusal to comply with demand.

On August 29, 2020, just before 2:00 am, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Campbell Avenue and Main Street North in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Pierce Southcott (24) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired and blood alcohol concentration 80mgs or more, within two hours.

On August 29, 2020, just after 2:30 pm, Halton Police officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of James Street and Main Street East in Milton. As a result of an investigation, Gursagar Rakhra (23) of Milton was charged with operation while impaired.

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.​