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Local driver facing charges


Yesterday at 2:30 a.m., the Rainy River District OPP received a complaint about a motor vehicle in Fort Frances.

Officers then conducted a traffic stop on the 900 block of King's Highway.

The driver, a 24-year-old Fort Frances man, was arrested and taken to OPP detachment for breath tests.

The vehicle was towed from the scene and impounded for the mandatory seven days.

The driver subsequently was charged with having care or control of a motor vehicle while impaired and having a blood alcohol level over .80 mg.

He also was charged with driving while disqualified.

He will appear in court here May 30.

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