Dangerous driving leads to multiple charges in Tyendinaga

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At approximately 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, officers of the Lennox & Addington (L&A) County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were on patrol and observed a vehicle being operated in a dangerous manner, travelling at a high rate of speed 401 Westbound, west of Deseronto Road.

According to a release from OPP, police stopped the vehicle and arrested the driver for dangerous operation, and all three occupants were arrested for Possession of a Schedule I Substance.

OPP say the vehicle was seized, along with break in tools and stolen property including identity documents, fraudulent cheques and personal documents.

L&A County OPP have charged:

Vikramjit Singh, age 31, of no fixed address with:

- Dangerous Operation of a motor vehicle;

- Six counts of Possession of Credit Card;

- Possession of Break in Instruments;

- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime;

- Fourteen Counts of Possession of a Forged document;

- Possession of Instrument for forgery;

- Twenty seven counts of Possession of identity Document;

- Possession of a Schedule I Substance - Heroin; and,

- Stunt Driving.

Rajwinder Singh Chauhan, age 27, and Preetam Rattan, age 26, both of no fixed address are charged with:

- Six Counts of Possession of Credit Card;

- Possession of Break in Instruments;

- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime;

- Possession of a Forged document;

- Possession of Instrument for forgery;

- Possession of identity Document; and,

- Possession of a Schedule I Substance - Heroin .

Rattan received a further charge of Fail to Comply with release order.

All accused persons were held for a bail hearing and appeared in the Ontario Court of Justice in Greater Napanee on January 24, 2021.

Jessica Foley, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, kingstonist.com