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MONTAGUE — A 19-year-old Murray River man was taken into custody in the early morning hours this morning and charged with drunk driving.
Kings District RCMP stopped a vehicle headed southbound on Route 4 in Primrose for a traffic infraction. Mounties decided to take the driver to the Montague RCMP detachment for an impaired driving investigation.
The man took two breath tests and both were over the legal limit.
He was released from custody and will appear in Provincial Court in Georgetown at a later date.
RCMP released the following list of tips Tuesday for anyone who sees a potential drunk driver:
• Pull over and call 911
• State your location
• Vehicle description
• Licence plate number
• Colour of vehicle
• Make and model of vehicle
• Direction of travel for the vehicle
• Description of driver
"Impaired drivers can be on our roadways at all hours of the day so RCMP are asking for your help to identify and apprehend impaired drivers," stated the release.