Police Briefs – April 25, 2017

A 53-year-old Tecumseh man has been charged with drunk driving.

The OPP responded to a possible impaired driver near Malden Rd. in Tecumseh Sunday afternoon.

A driver flagged down an officer saying he saw a brown Buick leave the road on more than one occasion and that the vehicle was still in the area.

The vehicle was located a short time later by police.

The driver allegedly showed signs of impairment and was arrested. He also had his car impounded and his licence suspended.

Authorities are asking the male witness that originally flagged down the officer on Essex County Rd. 8 near Walker Rd. to please contact them at the Essex County OPP Detachment at 519-723-2491.