Drives away intoxicated

Drinking and Driving

On September 16, 2015 at approximately 8:30 p.m. Batchewana First Nation Police received a call regarding a male who appeared to be intoxicated driving away in a car from a local gas station on Frontenac Street. With the assistance of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service (SSMPS) the vehicle was located on Northern Avenue.
As a result of further police investigation 34 year old Trevor KOOTENAY of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario was arrested and charged with the following:
· One count of Drive While Ability Impaired as per 253(1)(a) of the Criminal Code.
· One count of Care or Control of a Motor Vehicle over 80 milligrams of alcohol as per 253(1)(b) of the Criminal Code.

The accused was released on a Promise to Appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Sault Ste. Marie on October 18, 2015.