On May 2, 2021 officers with Patrol Services charged 26-year-old Brandon Matthews with impaired driving.
Around 11:40 p.m. officers attended the area of Northern Avenue and Pine Street after receiving a call of a man asleep behind the wheel of a running vehicle. Upon arrival officers found the accused to be sleeping in the driver’s seat.
Upon speaking with the accused officers developed grounds to believe his ability to operate a motor vehicle was impaired by drugs. He was arrested and was later provided a Drug Recognition Evaluation in which he performed poorly.
He is charged with impaired driving and dangerous operation. He is scheduled to appear in court on June 14, 2021.