Speeding with open liquor in vehicle


(THESSALON, ON) – On April 4, 2016, the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) was on regular patrol duties in the Municipality of Huron Shores.

At 4:24 p.m., police observed an eastbound vehicle on Highway 17 travelling at a high rate of speed.  A traffic stop was initiated.  An open container of alcohol was found in the vehicle.

Brian PRUSKA, 30 years of age, from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, was issued two provincial offence notices and charged with:

  • Driving Motor Vehicle with Open Container of Liquor, contrary to section 32(1) of the Liquor Licence Act; and
  • Speeding, contrary to section 128 of the Highway Traffic Act.