Suspended Buckhorn driver charged with drug-impaired driving in Peterborough: police

Peterborough Police Service say a Buckhorn man was arrested for drug-impaired driving on Sept. 9, 2021. Peterborough Police Service

A Buckhorn, Ont., man is facing drug-impaired driving and other charges following an incident in Peterborough on Thursday afternoon.

According to the Peterborough Police Service, around 12:30 p.m. officers responded to a suspected impaired driver in a parking lot in the area of Towerhill Road and Chemong Road in the city’s north end.

Police say when officers arrived, they observed signs of impairment with the driver.

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Colin Hay, 36, of Buckhorn was arrested and charged with impaired driving (alcohol and drugs), driving while under suspension and breach of a probation order

He was also issued an automatic seven-day vehicle impoundment.

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He was released on an appearance notice and is scheduled to appear in court in Peterborough on Oct. 6.

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