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Car ends up in ditch. Martin faces impaired and drug charges

Wednesday, February 06, 2013   by: SooToday.com Staff

OPP NEWS RELEASE

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Vehicle in ditch leads to impaired and drug charges

THESSALON - On February 1, 2013 at 12:40 p.m. officers from the East Algoma OPP detachment were called to a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 17 near McNights road west of Desbarats. 

After speaking with the driver and conducting their investigation, he was arrested for impaired operation.

Police also located a small quantity of suspected marijuana. 

Charged is 62-year-old Martin White of Sault Ste Marie.

White is charged with impaired operation, being over the legal limit of 80mgs, and possession of a controlled substance.

White is scheduled to appear in Provincial Court on February 18, 2013 to answer to the charges.

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To read today's full OPP Beat report, click here.

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bounder 2/6/2013 3:53:56 PM Report

What a sh#thead,everyones life in perile because of idiots like him.
Tom_Bom 2/6/2013 6:25:38 PM Report

legalize marijuana.

also don't drink and drive! A wise man once said "Smoke a tree, don't get wrapped around one". lol.

rcssm69 2/7/2013 7:20:07 AM Report

Tom_Bom...
Am I hearing what I'm hearing??? Should it not be "Don't do any drugs(including alcohol) and Drive"?!?!? Or will you be driving while toking???
Tom_Bom 2/7/2013 11:20:04 AM Report

I haven't smoked weed since highschool.

I guess my point was don't do any substance and drive.

rcssm69 2/7/2013 1:43:40 PM Report

Good to hear! I was going to call you Tom_Bong! LOL
Tom_Bom 2/7/2013 6:16:04 PM Report

That's a good name. I'm going to get the copyrights to that right now :P
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