Soloman JAFFRI Facing 14 Charges



(OTTAWA, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Ottawa Detachment have laid multiple charges against a 30-year-old Lakeshore, Ontario resident after responding to a report of a possible impaired driver.

On April 9, 2024, shortly after 7:00 p.m., officers received a call about the possible impaired driver on Highway 417, near Highway 7. Officers located and stopped the vehicle, and the driver was arrested.

A search of the truck also revealed a large amount of alcohol, including open alcohol. An OPP Commercial Motor Vehicle Inspector also found numerous infractions. 

Soloman JAFFRI has been charged under the Criminal Code, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, Highway Traffic Act, Environmental Protection Act and Compulsory Automobile Insurance Act with:

Operation While Prohibited Under the Criminal Code

Adult Posses of Schedule I Substance – Cocaine

Driving While Under Suspension

Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle with Air Brake – No Endorsement

Fail to Maintain Daily Log

Fail to Accurately Complete Daily Inspection Report

Fail to Carry CVOR Certificate or Lease

Fail to Surrender Permit for Motor Vehicle

Use Plate Not Authorized for Vehicle

Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle – No Valid CVOR Certificate

Operate Vehicle – Fail to Display Inspection Sticker or Proof

Operate a Motor Vehicle Without Insurance

Adult Insecure Load – Commercial Motor Vehicle

Adult Owner – Operating Vehicle – Missing Emission Control Equipment

The accused was released and is set to appear in Ottawa Court at a later date.

The OPP would like to thank members of the public who continue to report possible impaired drivers. This helps to keep Ontario roads safer for the motoring public.