At approximately 8:00 p.m. on August 16, 2019 Grand Falls-Windsor RCMP conducted a traffic stop on a ATV driving on Main Street in Bishop Falls.
The driver, a 59-year-old man, was found to be impaired by alcohol. He was arrested and brought to the detachment where he provided breath samples over the legal limit. He was charged with impaired driving and the vehicle was impounded. In addition, he was found to be driving while suspended and operating a vehicle with no insurance. He was issued summary offence tickets.
The man was released from custody and will appear in court at a later date.