Photo submitted by Saugeen Shores Police.Photo submitted by Saugeen Shores Police.

Drunk driving charge laid after establishment notifies police

Saugeen Shores police have laid a drunk driving charge after they received a tip from a local establishment.

Police were advised that a man had left the establishment at about 11:40 p.m. Wednesday. He allegedly left in a vehicle after several attempts by staff at the establishment to convince the man to call a taxi.

Police located the male driver and quickly determined that he was impaired. He was transported to the station for Breath Testing.

The 64-year-old man from Saugeen Shores has been charged with Operation while Impaired (80+). His licence has been suspended and his vehicle was impounded.

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