Local News

18 Year Old Arthur Man Facing Numerous Charges

ARTHUR – An 18 year old man from Arthur is facing several charges after he crashed into a parked car on Bellefield Crescent.
Police say the teen hit a 2007 Nissan on Saturday night, tried the leave the scene of the accident and then got himself stuck in a snowbank. Police say the man has been charged with driving while impaired by alcohol and drugs, he was also charged with possession of marijuana under 30 grams contrary to the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, Drive a motor vehicle with open container of liquor and Novice driver with Blood-Alcohol content above zero.
He is scheduled to appear in Guelph Criminal Court on January 25th to answer to the charges.