Male Faces Impaired Driving Charge

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On November 4, 2020 officers with Patrol Services arrested 21-year-old Arpit Narula for impaired driving – alcohol and drugs.

At 1:14 a.m. while patrolling in the area of Pine Street officers observed a vehicle travelling in and out of the oncoming lane of traffic. Officers conducted a traffic stop. Upon approaching the vehicle and speaking with the accused officers detected alcohol coming from the vehicle and from the accused.

Officers developed reasonable grounds to believe his ability to operate a vehicle was impaired by alcohol. He was arrested. Later officers attempted to have the accused provide breath samples into an approved device but he refused.

He is charged with impaired driving – alcohol and drugs and failure or refusal to comply with a demand. He is scheduled to appear in court on December 7, 2020.