A concerned citizen's call led to impaired driving charges against a 19-year-old man overnight in St. John's, the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said in a police report.
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The call came to police at 1:30 p.m. Officers caught up with the man in the centre of the city and charged him for impaired driving and driving over .08. They also found that he had more than $12,000 worth of outstanding fines. Police added tickets for driving with a suspended license, no insurance and no license to the collection.
The man was held in custody for a court appearance on New Year's Day.