Ontario Provincial Police News Portal [RAINY RIVER DISTRICT] ATIKOKAN MALE CHARGED WITH IMPAIRED DRIVING 2015-12-21

FROM/DE:  Rainy River District Detachment              DATE:  December 21, 2015

ATIKOKAN MALE CHARGED WITH IMPAIRED DRIVING

(ATIKOKAN, ON) – Shortly after 8:30 pm on December 20, 2015 members of the Rainy River District Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop with a vehicle in the Tamarac Court Area.

An investigation was conducted.

As a result of this investigation, Glenn MATICHUK (50) of Atikokan has been charged criminally with:

  • One count of having over 80 milligrams of alcohol in 100 milliliters of blood

MATICHUK will appear in Atikokan Provincial Court on Wednesday February 3rd, 2016 at 11:00 am to answer to this charge.

The OPP is committed to safety for all who utilize Ontario’s roadways.  Members of the public are urged to report Impaired Driving by calling 911 in emergency situations.  Complaints of impaired, aggressive or careless driving can also be made by calling 1-888-310-1122 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

  • For more information on the consequences of drinking and driving, check out:

http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/safety/impaired-driving.shtml

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Contact:        Provincial Constable Jim Davis

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Media Relations Officer

Rainy River District Detachment

Phone:          (807) 597-2120

E-Mail:           james.g.davis@opp.ca