October 29, 2018 ~ On Saturday, October 27th, at about 6:20 pm, Springdale detachment RCMP members were on patrol in St Patrick’s when they saw a pickup truck travelling at high speed.
The vehicle was stopped and a 70-year-old man from St Patrick’s was found to be impaired.
The man was arrested and provided breath samples that were over the legal limit.
The man received a ticket for speeding and a driver’s licence suspension.
His vehicle was impounded.
The man was released from custody and is set to appear in court on December 19, 2018, to face impaired driving charges.