P.E.I. RCMP arrest 55-year-old prohibited driver




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BLOOMFIELD, P.E.I.- Police arrested a 55-year-old man for driving while prohibited in Bloomfield on April 29. In a May 4 release, RCMP said officers responded to a report of a vehicle driving dangerously and speeding in O’Leary, shortly before 9 a.m. A short time later, police found the suspect vehicle on Route 145 in Bloomfield. The driver was arrested without incident and was found to be driving despite having being prohibited by a court order. He was later released and will appear in Summerside provincial court at a later date. Additionally, his vehicle was seized and impounded for six months at his expense. Police ask that anyone who witnesses a dangerous driver to contact 911 safely, providing a vehicle description, location, licence plate and direction of travel.