Kemptville – Between 15 July and 22 July 2018, the Kemptville Office of Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police investigated 123 general occurrences: 31 Kemptville, 55 Municipality of North Grenville, 19 Village of Merrickville – Wolford and 18 on Highway 416.
On the evening of 20 July 2018, police were conducting a R.I.D.E. (Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere) program on Prescott Street, Kemptville when a vehicle initially refused to stop. The male driver exhibited signs of impairment and registered a “fail” on the roadside screening device. The driver was arrested and transported to Kemptville OPP detachment for an intoxilyzer test. Jeffrey Gordon YACCATO, age 57 of Greeley, Ontario was charged with impaired driving by alcohol and driving a motor vehicle with over 80 mgs of alcohol.
The second OPP Charity BBQ of the season was a great success! Special thanks to our sponsor Lockwood Brothers Construction. A total of $835.00 was raised for North Grenville Accessible Transportation. This week’s barbeque is sponsored by Jansen Law with proceeds going to North Grenville Community Living. The 18th Annual OPP Charity barbeques are held every Thursday from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm at the Kemptville OPP detachment. Hope to see you there!
Anyone with information on the above occurrence is asked to call Grenville County O.P.P. Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122, the Kemptville Detachment at 613-258-3441 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-(TIPS) 8477 or submit your tip online at ww.tipsubmit.com. Crime Stoppers does not want your name, you don’t go to court, and you could earn a cash reward.