On December 12, 2015, members from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were advised on an intoxicated passenger on the Greyhound Bus and wanted the male removed.
The Greyhound bus made arrangements to meet officers at the Blind River Tim Horton’s parking lot. At 11:39 p.m., police observed the intoxicated male get off the bus.
Steven BALOGH, 45 years of age, from Brockville, Ontario was charged with: Being Intoxicated in a Public Place contrary to section 31(4) of the Liquor License Act. The accused was lodged overnight and released the next morning.
DRIVER CHARGED WITH DRIVE – NO INSURANCE
(BLIND RIVER, ON) – On December 12, 2015, members from the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were on regular patrol duties in the town of Blind River.
At 8:59 a.m., a vehicle travelling eastbound on Causley Street was observed by police and a traffic stop was initiated.
As a result of the stop, it was determined that there was no insurance on the vehicle.
Veronica ROBERTS, 34 years of age, from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario was charged with: Owner Operate Motor Vehicle on a Highway – no insurance, contrary to section 2(1)(b) of the Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act.
The accused will appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Blind River, on February 3, 2016.