Closeup of an OPP car's door.NEWS RELEASE


CHAPLEAU – On Sunday July 3, 2016, at approximately 12:10 pm members of the Superior East Chapleau Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop in the town of Chapleau as a result of a traffic infraction.

Investigation revealed that the male had been drinking.

As a result Jimmy LAFRANCE (19) of Chapleau Ontario was charged with the following offences,

  • Adult driving while ability impaired – motor vehicle contrary to section 253(1)(a) of the Criminal Code of Canada,
  • Adult driving with more than 80mgs of alcohol in blood contrary to section 253 (1)(b) of the CCC
  • 2 counts of adult fail to comply with recognizance contrary to section 145 (3) of the CCC.

A 90 days licence suspension was issued and the motor vehicle was impounded for 7 days.

The accused was released on a Promise to Appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Chapleau Ontario for August 17, 2016.


Source: SooToday.com