A 74 year old Athens area man is facing impaired driving charges, after Brockville Police received a report of an impaired driver near Mark’s Work Wearhouse in the city’s north end yesterday morning.
A citizen contacted the Brockville Police around 11:20 am yesterday to advise she had been following a vehicle and was concerned with their driving. She provided officers with a vehicle description and officers were able to locate the car at the Mark’s parking lot where the driver was arrested for impaired driving. He was conveyed to the Brockville Police Service where he provided breath samples of almost three times the legal limit.
He was released when sober with a future court date.
Yesterday afternoon at approximately 2 pm Brockville Police responded to a call of a domestic disturbance at a residence on Central Avenue between a 20 year old female victim and her 20 year old boyfriend.
During the argument the young woman was able to get a message to a friend that an argument was taking place who called the police on her behalf.
On officers arrival they learned an assault had taken place earlier and the 20 year old Brockville man was arrested and conveyed to Brockville Police headquarters where he was released with several conditions and given a future court date.