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Two men charged with impaired driving by Whitbourne RCMP

Colchester District RCMP arrested a New Brunswick man early Sunday morning following a high-speed chase that began in Truro Heights.
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WHITBOURNE, N.L. —

On Saturday, Feb. 2 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Whitbourne RCMP received a complaint of a possible impaired driver at Freshmart in Dildo.

A 64-year-old man from New Harbour has been charged with impaired driving and refusing to provide breath samples.

At approximately 9:30 p.m. the following evening, police received another complaint about a possible impaired driver on Route 80 in Blaketown.

Police attended and arrested a 37-year-old man from Victoria. He was charged with impaired driving and refusing to provide breath samples.

Police impounded both vehicles. The two men received driver’s licence suspensions and were released with court dates in April, 2019.

The RCMP thanks the public for their vigilance in reporting suspected impaired drivers and contributing to making our roads safer.

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