West Prince RCMP records three impaired driving convictions

West Prince, Prince Edward Island – On November 23, 2016 three individuals were convicted in Summerside Provincial Court for impaired driving related charges.

Brett James Doyle, a 21 year old male from Moncton, New Brunswick was convicted following a trial and was sentenced to 3 days in jail. He was also fined $1,000 and was prohibited from driving a motor vehicle for 12 months. Mr. Doyle was arrested as a result of a traffic stop in Elmsdale on February 26, 2016.

Margaret Rose Connick, a 29 year old female from Mill River East entered a plea of guilty to impaired driving and was sentenced to 5 days in jail and fined $1,500. She also had her driving privileges prohibited for 12 months. Ms. Connick was charged following a complaint from the public on the January 16, 2016 after a single vehicle collision was reported to police.

Kirk Francis Shea, a 37 year old male from St. Louis received 3 days in jail and a $1,000 fine following his guilty plea to impaired driving. He also had his driving privileges prohibited for a period of 12 months. Mr. Shea was charged following a complaint from the public of a suspicious vehicle in the Alma area on April 24, 2016.

The RCMP would like to thank members of the public for their continued assistance in combatting impaired driving. We all play an important role in keeping our roads safe.

Prince District RCMP


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