A 34-year-old driver from Quinte West is facing several charges following a traffic stop by the local OPP detachment.
On Sept. 18, at approximately 8 p.m., an officer was patrolling 2nd Dug Hill Road, Trenton, when a vehicle was stopped for a traffic violation. An investigation led to the driver being arrested.
Shannon Brooks, 34 years old, from Quinte West has been charged with the following offences:
- Operate while prohibited – Three counts
- Fail to comply with probation order – Two counts
- Possession of schedule 1 substance – Methamphetamine
Charges have not been proven in court.
The accused was held in custody pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Belleville.