May 19, 2018 ~ Yesterday morning Baie Verte and Springdale RCMP stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Baie Verte Highway and the TCH.
The 43-year-old male driver, from Grand Falls-Windsor, was arrested for breach of a court order and impaired driving. He was taken to Baie Verte Detachment for further investigation.
The man was found to have a suspended driver’s licence and owed about $5000 in fines.
His vehicle was towed from the scene and impounded.
The man has been charged with breach of a court order, impaired operation of a motor vehicle, impaired operation of a motor vehicle while over the legal limit and driving while suspended.
He was released from custody and will appear in court at a later date.