Peterborough Police made impaired driving arrests over the weekend, including a driver found with drugs, a knife – Peterborough |

Peterborough Police made a pair impaired driving Arrest over the weekend.

according to Peterborough Police Service, just after midnight Sunday, officers on patrol saw a car speeding and weaving from one lane to another in the area of ​​George and Charlotte Streets. Officers followed the vehicle and stopped traffic in the area of ​​Perry and Aylmer Streets where they determined the driver was at fault.

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A 27-year-old Peterborough man was charged with two counts of impaired driving (alcohol and blood-alcohol concentration 80-plus).

He was issued a 90-day driving license suspension and the vehicle was impounded for seven days.

He was released and will appear in Peterborough court on 16 August.

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narcotics, driver found with knife

At around 4 p.m. Friday, an officer pulled over a errant vehicle near George and McDonnell Streets. Police say the driver showed signs of debility. Police say they recovered a small amount of crystal meth, a knife and other narcotics during a search of the vehicle.

Police say the driver is bound by a lifelong arms prohibition order.

A 47-year-old Peterborough man was charged with driving while impaired (drugs), possessing a Schedule 1 substance, possessing a prohibited or prohibited weapon, possessing a firearm or ammunition contrary to a prohibition order, as well as three provincial driving charges. Offenses: Failure to surrender licence, failure to display two plates and driving without a permit.

He was given a 90-day driving license suspension and a seven-day vehicle impound.

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He was released on an undertaking and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on 17 August.

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