Four arrests for driving under the influence in less than 24 hours
On Sunday, Oct. 7, Memphremagog Police officers arrested three men and one woman for driving while impaired by alcohol.
The allowable limit is 80 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood. Suspects aged 24, 33, 36 and 51 years old blew rates that ranged between 104 and 143 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood.
The 51-year-old was stopped because he was moving at 165 km / h on Georgeville Road, where the speed limit is 80 km / h. He was fined $1,575 and hit with 18 demerit points to his driving record.
His license, as well as those of the other three, all from Magog, were suspended for a period of 90 days. All four were released with a promise to appear later at the Sherbrooke Courthouse.