HUNTSVILLE — A South River driver is jail and a baby raccoon that was his passenger is now in Aspen Wildlife Sanctuary today.
Police say they rescued the raccoon and charged a driver after a report from the public Wednesday, July 12, at 8:10 a.m.
It is unclear why the driver was in possession of the raccoon.
Officers responded to a parking lot on Cann Street and as a result of the investigation, a 39-year-old male was charged with:
Operation while impaired
Breach of conditions – two counts
Cannabis readily available
He is being held for a bail hearing.
Anyone with any information in relation to this investigation is asking to call the Huntsville OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).