Traffic stop results in Prohibited Driving charge

Your Orangeville Police Service has charged a 43-year-old Amaranth man with Prohibited Driving as a result of a traffic stop on Princess Street, Sunday afternoon.

On Sunday, May 26, 2019, at approximately 1:30pm, an Orangeville police officer was patrolling on Townline near Mill Street. The officer observed a vehicle being driven by a male who was known by the officer to be prohibited from driving. The officer stopped the vehicle on Princess Street and conducted an investigation.

As a result of the investigation, the driver was arrested for Operation While Prohibited. The vehicle was seized by police and will be impounded for 45 days.

Michael Allan Duffin, 43, of Amaranth, is scheduled to appear in court in Orangeville on June 25, 2019, to answer to the allegations.

Posted on May 27, 2019