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Today News: Andre Boisclair arrested for alcohol abuse
QUEBEC – Former Parti Quebecois (PQ) chief André Boisclair was arrested Thursday evening in Quebec Metropolis for impaired driving, based on radio station 98.5 FM in Montreal.
The Quebec Metropolis Police Service (SPVQ) refuses to verify the identification of the 51-year-old man who was arrested at ooh35 on Saint-Joseph Road in Quebec Metropolis.
The police went to the scene following a collision involving the suspect’s automobile; he hit a lamppost.
An SPVQ communications officer, Etienne Doyon, indicated that the person was nonetheless being held round, eight:30 am and that he was scheduled to look in the courtroom throughout the day, on the Quebec Metropolis Courtroom Home, to take care of a number of courtroom instances. accusations.
The suspect is vulnerable to being charged with impaired driving, refusing to obey an order to blow into an alcohol testing system and intimidating law enforcement officials.
Station 98.5FM reviews that the looks ought to happen, within the afternoon.
André Boisclair, who turned 51 final April, led the Parti Quebecois from November 2005 to Could 2007; he was the chief of the official opposition within the Nationwide Meeting.
He’s at the moment President and Chief Government Officer of the Quebec City Growth Institute.