LCBO call to police results in Impaired Driving charges
Your Orangeville Police Service has arrested and charged a 57-year-old Orangeville man with Impaired Driving after police were contacted by a LCBO staff member who refused to serve him Wednesday evening.
On Wednesday, March 28, 2018, at approximately 9:00 p.m., police received a call from an employee of the LCBO at 40 Broadway, to report a possible impaired driver. Police learned that a male had attended the LCBO store but when he attempted to purchase alcohol he was refused service as the staff member felt the male showed signs of intoxication.
The customer left the store and was observed entering a vehicle in the parking lot and driving off. A description of the vehicle and the male were relayed to police. Officers located and stopped the vehicle on Centennial Road near C Line.
As a result of the investigation, Marek Strzepek, 57, of Orangeville, was arrested and charged with Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle and Driving a Motor Vehicle with More Than 80 Milligrams of Alcohol in 100 Millilitres of Blood.
The accused man’s driver’s licence was suspended for a mandatory 90 days and his vehicle was impounded for a mandatory 7 days. He is scheduled to appear in court in Orangeville on April 10, 2018 to answer to the allegations.