Bay Roberts RCMP apprehend impaired driver

Bay Roberts, Newfoundland and Labrador – On February 5, 2019, Bay Roberts RCMP responded to a complaint of impaired driving in Bay Roberts and conducted a roadside stop with the subject vehicle.

As a result of that traffic stop, police arrested 31-year-old Mark Bartlett of Marysvale, who has been charged with impaired driving, being over the legal limit and three counts of breaching a Recognizance, as well as a charge under the Highway Traffic Act for driving while suspended.

Mr. Bartlett was held in police custody and appeared before a Judge in Harbour Grace on February 6, 2018. He has been remanded in custody and has a scheduled court appearance this Friday February 8th.

File Photo – Impaired

Anyone who sees a suspected impaired driver is asked to call their local RCMP detachment and if possible provide:

a description of the vehicle and driver

a licence plate number

the direction of travel of the vehicle.

Bay Roberts RCMP

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