(Bradford, ON) On Wednesday, February 26, 2020, around 9:00 p.m., a citizen called South Simcoe Police Service about a suspicious vehicle parked on Sideroad 5 near the intersection of Line 9 in Bradford. Police responded and spoke to the driver. A roadside screening device test resulted in a fail and the driver was transported to South Division for further breath tests. Those tests resulted in readings over the legal limit.
34-year-old Andrew McBride of Thornton was charged with Over 80. His licence was suspended for 90 days and his vehicle impounded for seven days. He was released with a future court date.
We are fortunate to have engaged residents who work with us to keep our communities safe. Please continue to call us to report suspicious situations. We will respond to these calls.
On Wednesday, February 26, 2020, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 68 calls for service.