(CALEDON, ON) – On April 22, 2014 shortly after midnight, officers from the Caledon Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to investigate a single motor vehicle collision on Airport Road at Coolihans Sideroad. Upon arrival, police located a black Chrysler NLX in the west ditch on Airport Road. Officers approached the female who identified herself as the driver of the motor vehicle. The female told the officers she had consumed alcohol prior to operating the motor vehicle.
As a result, the driver was given the roadside screening breath demand. The female was unable to provide a suitable sample of her breath. Subsequently, the female was arrested for failing to provide the sample. A search of the driver’s vehicle uncovered a quantity of alcohol and drugs, believed to be marijuana.
In conclusion, Julie Lynn SHORT, 41, of Brampton was arrested and charged with Failing to Provide a Sample and Possession of a Schedule II substance. The female is further facing a charge of Drive motor vehicle with liquor readily available.
The Administrative Drivers’ Licence Suspension (ADLS) program was initiated and her motor vehicle was impounded for seven days.
The accused is scheduled to make her first appearance at the Ontario Court of Justice in Orangeville on May 5, 2014.
If you suspect that someone is driving or is about to drive impaired, call 9-1-1 and report it immediately. If you see that someone is impaired and intends on driving, do not let them get behind the wheel of a vehicle.