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Impaired driving charges laid in Peterborough and Lindsay – Peterborough

Police issued impaired driving charges during recent vehicle stops in Lindsay and Peterborough.

Around 2:40 a.m. Friday, a City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service constable stopped a vehicle travelling on Wellington Street in Lindsay. Police say the officer determined the driver was under the influence of alcohol.


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Jamie Graham Mark, 31, of the City of Kawartha Lakes (in the former Mariposa Township) was charged with driving while exceeding the legal blood-alcohol limit.

He was released and will appear in court in Lindsay on June 27.

Peterborough Police Service says on May 19 around 1 a.m., an officer on patrol observed a vehicle without its headlights on travelling on Water Street.

The officer conducted a traffic stop and detected an odour of an alcoholic beverage from the driver’s breath.

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Police allege a breath sample revealed the driver had nearly double the legal amount of alcohol in her system while operating a motor vehicle.

Mary Jean Roblin, 63, of Whitaker Street, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with operation while impaired with a blood-alcohol concentration 80-plus.

She was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on June 13.

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