On October 7, at 2:48 am, while conducting a Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere (RIDE) Program on Highway 17 in North Bay, OPP officers entered into an investigation for the offence of a passenger failing to wear a seatbelt.

The 19-year-old man falsely identified himself to officers and was subsequently arrested and charged with:

  • Obstructing a Peace Officer
  • Failing to Comply with Recognizance
  • Failing to Comply with Probation Order

The man has been held for a bail hearing.