A Brampton man faces impaired and dangerous driving charges after unsuccessfully fleeing a RIDE lane on the Jolley Cut on July 18.
At 2:57 a.m., police were conducting RIDE lanes on the Jolley Cut when an officer stopped a vehicle driven by a suspected impaired driver.
The driver then took off, downbound, from the lanes. A short time later, at 3:05 a.m., officers were in the area of Auchmar and Garth streets when they saw the suspect vehicle approaching. The driver drove away in a dangerous manner in an attempt to avoid the officers. He was subsequently arrested.
A 25-year-old man was charged with impaired driving, refusing to provide a breath sample, flight from police and dangerous driving.