A 25-year-old Penetanguishene man is facing impaired driving charges after a tip from the public led to his arrest.
On March 3 at 11:48 p.m. the OPP Central Region Communications Centre received a call from a member of the public notifying them of a possible intoxicated driver trying to leave a private event in Midland. An officer on patrol was able to locate the suspect and his vehicle on King Street and stopped the vehicle on Galloway Boulevard shortly after the call. After speaking with the lone male driver the officer entered into a drinking and driving investigation. The male driver was transported to the Southern Georgian Bay OPP detachment for further investigation.
As a result of this investigation, Erik Asselin a 25 year-old from Penetanguishene…