OPP arrest driver trying to pay for gasoline with cannabis
Police arrested a Brampton man accused of trying to pay for gas with cannabis.
According to provincial police, officers responded to a call about an intoxicated man attempting to buy fuel at a gas station on Highway 10 with drugs.
Police say the 31-year-old Brampton man showed signs of impairment and was taken into custody.
"Not a good exchange rate, 90-day licence suspension, seven-day vehicle impoundment, court costs and potential jail," the OPP posted to Twitter about the incident.
The man was charged with operating a motor vehicle - over 80mgs.
The OPP is currently conducting its annual R.I.D.E. Festival to reduce the number of impaired drivers over the holidays.