Just before midnite last evening, Pictou County District RCMP responded to complaint of two impaired drivers in a parking lot in Plymouth.
Upon arrival, RCMP located open liquor in one of the vehicles. Further investigation determined that both drivers were under the influence of alcohol. As a result, a 47-year-old man from Kenzieville was arrested for Refusal to Provide a Breath Sample on an Approved Screening Device. He is scheduled to appear in Pictou County Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on November 26. He also received a Summary Offence Ticket for Operating an Unregistered Vehicle.
The driver of the second vehicle, a 31-year-old woman from Abercrombie, was arrested and is facing charges for Impaired Care and Control of a Motor Vehicle and Refusal to Provide a Breath Sample. She is scheduled to appear in Pictou County Provincial Court at 9:30 a.m. on November 26.
The investigations are continuing.
An RCMP Traffic Analyst was called to the scene to assist with the investigation. Wentworth Rd. was closed for several hours during the investigation.
Source : Media Release