Stoney Creek man blows over three times legal booze limit

News Aug 06, 2014 Stoney Creek News

A 59-year-old Stoney Creek man faces a drunk-driving charge after he blew more than three times the legal booze limit on Aug. 5.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said Hamilton police were alerted to a suspected impaired driver in the area of Cherrywood Drive at about 7 p.m.

An officer stopped the vehicle and could smell alcohol on the driver’s breath. The driver was given a roadside breath test and failed.

He was arrested and taken to the police station, where he blew over three times the legal booze limit in breathalyzer tests.

Released on a promise to appear in court, he is charged with driving with more than 80mg alcohol per 100ml of blood.

Stoney Creek man blows over three times legal booze limit

News Aug 06, 2014 Stoney Creek News

A 59-year-old Stoney Creek man faces a drunk-driving charge after he blew more than three times the legal booze limit on Aug. 5.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said Hamilton police were alerted to a suspected impaired driver in the area of Cherrywood Drive at about 7 p.m.

An officer stopped the vehicle and could smell alcohol on the driver’s breath. The driver was given a roadside breath test and failed.

He was arrested and taken to the police station, where he blew over three times the legal booze limit in breathalyzer tests.

Released on a promise to appear in court, he is charged with driving with more than 80mg alcohol per 100ml of blood.

Stoney Creek man blows over three times legal booze limit

News Aug 06, 2014 Stoney Creek News

A 59-year-old Stoney Creek man faces a drunk-driving charge after he blew more than three times the legal booze limit on Aug. 5.

Const. Debbie McGreal-Dinning said Hamilton police were alerted to a suspected impaired driver in the area of Cherrywood Drive at about 7 p.m.

An officer stopped the vehicle and could smell alcohol on the driver’s breath. The driver was given a roadside breath test and failed.

He was arrested and taken to the police station, where he blew over three times the legal booze limit in breathalyzer tests.

Released on a promise to appear in court, he is charged with driving with more than 80mg alcohol per 100ml of blood.