(NIPIGON, ON) –On Monday June 16, 2014 at approximately 5:42 a.m. members of the Nipigon Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were dispatched to a report of a single motor vehicle collision on Highway 11-17 in the township of Dorion. Investigation revealed the male driver had been consuming alcohol and the vehicle had been stolen from Thunder Bay.

As a result, 19-year-old Daniel PELLETIER of Thunder Bay has been charged with numerous offences contrary to the Criminal Code:

  • Operation of a Motor Vehicle With Over 80 mg of Blood Alcohol Content
  • Impaired Operation of a Motor Vehicle
  • Possession of Stolen Property Over $5000
  • Breach of Probation

The accused was remanded into custody with a court date of June 18, 2014.