Beauport: arrested drunk with a baby on board

Beauport: stopped drunk with baby on board


A 31-year-old motorist allegedly tried to drive off while drunk, without a valid license and with a baby on board in a loose seat, before being stopped by a police officer. security and then arrested, late Monday evening in Quebec.

According to the Quebec City Police Service (SPVQ), the individual was first expelled from an establishment fired from rue Clemenceau in Beauport, after having consumed alcohol there.

A security officer reportedly managed to arrest the individual, when he had just left the parking lot with his vehicle, seeing so a baby in the back.

The nine month old was sleeping inside the vehicle and had wet clothes. His seat was not attached to the bench seat. He was reportedly assessed at the scene by paramedics before being handed over to his mother.

Another troubling fact was that the suspect had a criminal driving ban. He reportedly had more than twice the legal blood alcohol limit.

Police arrested him for impaired driving, prohibited from driving, criminal negligence and breach of probation.< /p>

The defendant was expected at the courthouse on Monday to appear before a judge.