OFF DUTY OPP OFFICER ARRESTED
(MIDLAND, ON) – On Friday March 3, 2017, at approximately 10:40 p.m., an officer from the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) observed a motor vehicle travelling westbound on Highway 12 at a speed in excess of the posted speed limit.
The motor vehicle was stopped and driver, who exhibited signs of impairment was arrested.
As a result of the investigation that followed, an off duty member of the OPP has been charged with the following offences:
– Drive While Ability Impaired
– Driving with More than 80mgs of Alcohol in Blood.
Provincial Constable Trent Bierworth, who is currently assigned to Central Region Headquarters and is a 14-year member of the OPP is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice located in Midland on Thursday March 16, 2016.