Officers with the OPP marine unit laid charges against a local man after a patrol stop in the lower portion of the Otonabee River Saturday afternoon.were patrolling the lower portion of the Otonabee River on Saturday afternoon shortly before
Around 12:30, marine officers stopped a small aluminum boat on the river to check for proper safety equipment.
Brian Scott Cook, 47, of Cavan-Monaghan Township, was arrested at the scene and charged with:
- Having care and control of a vessel with more tha n 80mg o f alcohol in 100ml of blood
He is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough, July 27.