Kemptville driver caught playing Pokemon Go

KEMPTVILLE – A North Grenville man is facing a distracted driving-related charge after being caught playing Pokemon Go behind the wheel.

Grenville County O.P.P. pulled over a Chevrolet Cavalier on Prescott Street in Kemptville around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday (Aug. 23).

The driver, 31, was charged with driving a motor vehicle in contravention of conditions and driving while using a hand-held wireless communication device.

Police forces across Ontario have been warning people about the dangers associated with playing the virtual game behind the wheel.

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