Sioux Lookout – Busy Weekend for OPP

Ontario Provincial Police

OPP Impaired Driving Graphic
The OPP along with all Ontarian with common sense are asking that people keep a watchful eye to keep impaired driver off our roads.

SIOUX LOOKOUT – The Sioux Lookout Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated ninty-eight calls for service from Friday, February 2 at 4:00 pm, to Monday, February 5, 2018, at 8 am.

Of the 77 incidents, there were:

  •  One impaired care and control of a motor vehicle
  • Three bail violations
  • Eight assaults
  •  Seven family or domestic disputes
  • 11 trespassing/unwanted person incidents
  • 12 RIDE checks were conducted
  • 17 Liquor Licence Act offenses

One of the assaults involved a 30-year-old female from Muskrat Dam FN who is charged with assault causing bodily harm, aggravated assault and failing to comply with her undertaking on February 3, 2018. The victims of the assaults were transported to the hospital where they revived medical treatment. The accused is in custody and scheduled to appear in Sioux Lookout court next on February 9, 2018.

A 19-year-old Thunder Bay male was charged with impaired care and control or a motor vehicle on February 4, 2018. The male was released from custody and is scheduled to appear in Sioux Lookout court on February 20, 2018, to answer to their charge.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents is asked to contact their nearest police authority or the OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or submit a tip online at www.tbdcs.ca where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2000