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Summerside man gets 21 days in jail for drunk driving

Prince County Courthouse.
Prince County Courthouse. - Alison Jenkins
SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. —

A 60-year-old Summerside man will spend time in jail after pleading guilty to drunk driving.

Michael Edward McCardle pleaded guilty to one count of having a blood alcohol level above the legal limit while also having control of a vehicle.

He was sentenced to serve 21 days in jail, which he received permission to do intermittently, and must remain on probation until his time is served. He must also pay a $2,000 fine and a $600 victim surcharge and is prohibited from driving for 18 months.

The charge is from Aug. 6 in Summerside.

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