MUSKOKA LAKES, ON-Bracebridge OPP has arrested and charged a Muskoka Lakes woman with drunk driving after receiving public complaints.

On August 10th, around 10:30 p.m., police received a report about a person who’d been drinking at a local establishment.

Despite being encouraged to use a taxi, she got in her vehicle and drove away. 

Officers were able to quickly locate the vehicle and as the result of an investigation, the 65-year-old was charged with being impaired and having a high blood alcohol level. 

Her driver’s license has been suspended for 90 days and her vehicle has been impounded.

The accused is set to appear in court on October 27th.