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Québec resident facing several charges including impaired driving

The accused had their driver's licence suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was towed and impounded for seven days.
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A 47-year-old Québec resident is facing several charges after a traffic stop in the Laurentian Valley Township.

On Sept. 15, at approximately 9:30 p.m., members of the Upper Ottawa Valley (UOV) Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) conducted a traffic stop on Pembroke Street East in Laurentian Valley Township. During the investigation, police seized a quantity of suspected cocaine and Canadian currency.

As a result of this investigation, 47-year-old Billy Joe Krieger has been charged with the following offences:

  • Operation while impaired - drugs
  • Possession of proceeds of property obtained by crime under $5,000
  • Fail to comply with release order
  • Possession of a schedule I substance for the purpose of trafficking - cocaine

The accused had their driver's licence suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was towed and impounded for seven days. The accused was held for a bail hearing and subsequently released to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Pembroke on Nov. 1. 

    

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