Woman charged with careless driving, drug possession
A 30-year-old Walpole Island woman is facing multiple charges in connection with an incident that occurred on December 29th in Dresden.
Police say an officer on general patrol observed the woman driving in Dresden at around 11:30 p.m. even though she was suspended for unpaid fines. The officer attempted to stop the woman, however she reportedly accelerated and drove carelessly through the town in an effort to evade police. A warrant was subsequently issued for her arrest.
Yesterday afternoon, police located the woman leaving a business in Dresden. Police say the woman was found to be in possession of crystal methamphetamine.
Police say Carley Phair was charged with driving while under suspension, careless driving, flight from police and drug possession. She was released with a future court date of February 7th.