GRAVENHURST — The owner of KJ’s bar at the Albion faces impaired driving charges after being stopped near the downtown pub here.

Provincial police say in a release that Kevin Wallace, 56, was charged Saturday, June 20, at 10:20 p.m.

They say an officer with the Central Region Traffic Safety Division, on patrol on Brock Street, noticed a vehicle without its rear lights illuminated in Gravenhurst.

The officer conducted a traffic stop to investigate and as a result Wallace was arrested and charged with Impaired Operation (Over 80).

He is due to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in Bracebridge Aug. 25, 2020.

As a result, his driver’s licence was automatically suspended for 90 days and the vehicle was impounded by police.

Kevin Wallace, 56, longtime owner of the KJ’s bar at the Albion at Muskoka Road and Brock Street, was stopped on Brock Street June 20 at 10:20 p.m. and charged with impaired driving, say police in a news release. He is due in court Aug. 25, 2020.