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Runnings stop sign leads to jail time for P.E.I. man

Provincial Court of Prince Edward Island.
Provincial Court of Prince Edward Island. - FILE

A 24-year-old man who went through a stop sign while drunk was sentenced recently to three days in jail.

Nicolas Clarence Catsaroupas appeared before Chief Judge Nancy Orr in provincial court in Charlottetown for sentencing after pleading guilty to failing the breathalyzer.

The court heard Catsaroupas went through a stop sign and later provided breathalyzer samples that were around twice the legal limit.

Along with the jail time, Catsaroupas must pay a $1,000 fine and $300 victim surcharge.

He is banned from driving for one year.

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