Police News – SQ officer dies in accident
week, a member of the Memphremagog MRC`s Sureté du Quebec post died tragically while on holiday. Officer Benoit Cayouette, a 24 year-old native of the Beauce, died in a water accident while vacationing in Nicaragua.
6:00 am on Monday, SQ officers caught a man driving at 105 km per hour in a 50 zone on chemin des Diligences, in Eastman. He received a fine of $1,069 and ten inaptitude points. Besides the ticket for speeding, the driver also got a $169 ticket for not stopping properly at the intersection with chemin du Lac d`Argent. The driver was a 29 yearold man from Eastman. The police had received several complaints about dangerous driving in the area where the man was stopped.