Man arrested for $45K in traffic offences
A young man has been arrested in St. John's, N.L., for numerous traffic offences, including about $45,000 in outstanding fines.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary says officers stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of New Gower Street around 12:30 a.m. today.
They say the driver, a 23-year-old man, was charged with operating a vehicle with no license or insurance.
He also has about $45,000 in outstanding fines.
The vehicle's owner was charged with allowing his vehicle to be operated by a unlicensed and uninsured driver.
The driver of the vehicle was held in custody for a court appearance Sunday and the vehicle was impounded.
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