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Driver facing numerous charges after traffic stop in Listowel

LISTOWEL – One person has been charged with numerous offences after a traffic stop in Listowel,

Shortly after 1 a.m. on June 22, a member of the Perth County OPP noticed a motorcycle driving without a rear light or licence plate on Wallace Avenue North in Listowel. A traffic stop was conducted, and it was determined that the driver was suspended from driving, and there was no insurance on the vehicle.

The driver, 47-year-old Andrew Zwicker of Orillia, was arrested and charged with:

  • drive without proper rear light – motorcycle;
  • drive motor vehicle – improper licence;
  • drive motor vehicle – no plates;
  • driving while under suspension; and
  • operate a motor vehicle without insurance.

The accused has been released from custody and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Stratford at a later date to answer to the charges.