Man Charged with Impaired Driving

On Monday, December 11th, 2023, members of the Hanover Police were requested to attend a business in the 400 block of 10th Street. The caller was requesting a well-being check on a male slumped over in the driver seat of a parked vehicle. Police attended and spoke with a 42-year-old male inside the vehicle. He was exhibiting signs of impairment and was subsequently arrested by police. A passenger in the vehicle, a 49-year-old London woman was also arrested as she had an active arrest warrant issued out of London. The male after testing was charged by police with Impaired Operation and Prohibited Operation of a Motor Vehicle. Police also located controlled substances in the vehicle and the male was further charged under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act. The vehicle was impounded and the male released with an upcoming court date in Walkerton.