In separate incidents, two women were charged with operation of a motor vehicle Thursday night while impaired by a drug.
The first case occurred at 7:15 p.m. during a traffic stop on Topsail Road in St. John’s. A 40-year-old woman was charged with the offence as a result of a complaint from the public.
She was released from custody to appear in provincial court at a later date.
The second incident occurred at 11:05 p.m. in the area of Shea Heights in the city.
A 38-year-old woman was charged with impaired operation of a motor vehicle by a drug after being pulled over by RNC officers.
She was later released to appear in provincial court at a later date.