SUDBURY – During the evening of October 6, members from the West Parry Sound Ontario Provincial Police assisted Anishinabek Police Service with investigating a single vehicle crash on Deememguk Road.

Investigation revealed that alcohol was a factor and a 49-year-old off duty OPP officer has been charged with:

  • Operation while impaired – alcohol and drugs
  • Operation while impaired – blood alcohol concentration (80 plus)

The officer is an 18 year member with the OPP and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Parry Sound on October 31.