On February 20th, 2018 officers with the Patrol Services Division of the Sault Ste. Marie Police Service arrested 49 year old Karen Lapointe of Peoples Road for driving while disqualified.
At 2:45 p.m. officers were operating the Automated License Plate Recognition System (ALPR) on Peoples Road near Second Line West.
The system directed the officer’s attention to a vehicle that was registered to a female that was a disqualified driver.
The officer conducted a traffic stop and confirmed that the driver was the registered owner of the vehicle and that she was a disqualified driver.
She was arrested and charged with one count of operating a motor vehicle when she was disqualified.
She will appear in court on March 26th, 2018.
Sault Police Contact Information:
Sault Ste. Marie Police Service, 580 Second Line East, Sault Ste. Marie ON P6B 4K1. (705) 949-6300 or [email protected]