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Monday May 13th, 2013

Posted at 1:14pm

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On Sunday at approximately 7:50pm, Tecumseh OPP say that they received information regarding a possible impaired driver in the area of Arbour Street in Tecumseh.

Police attended and were able to locate a silver Dodge Durango travelling northbound on Lesperance Road. The driver exhibited signs of impaired driving and police attempted to stop the vehicle. As the vehicle was slowing, the suspect vehicle tapped on his brakes but failed to come to a stop immediately.

The vehicle travelled another few minutes at a slow speed and eventually came to a stop after hitting a curb and coming to rest on a grass boulevard in the 900 block of Lesperance Road.

Leo Gauthier, age 55 of Tecumseh, was arrested and charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle, and Exceed 80 mgs of blood alcohol content.

He will appear in a Windsor court on May 21st

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