Driver Now Facing Jail Time And Over $12,000 In Fines

A Shelburne man has received a significant penalty after a traffic stop by Orangeville Police in September of last year.
It happened back on September 16th, when police received a complaint of possible impaired driver. Police conducted an investigation and the driver was not charged at the time however, further investigation by police revealed that his driver’s licence had been suspended several times for unpaid fines, remedial measures, medical reasons and reinstatement fees not being paid.
The 49-year-old male of Shelburne, was charged with Driving While Under Suspension.
The man was convicted last week in court of the Drive While Under Suspension charge and was sentenced to 30 days in jail and a fine of $12,500.00.

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