A rookie Toronto police officer faces impaired driving charges after he allegedly crashed his vehicle into a parked car while off duty.
Police were initially called to 443 Adelaide St. W., near Bathurst and King Sts., at 6 a.m. today after they were told a vehicle had driven into a parked car.
They arrested the driver of the vehicle and charged him with impaired driving.
Charged is Const. Chaitanya Joshi, 24, who has been part of Toronto Police Services for 18 months.
Joshi currently works out of 23 Division, which covers the northern half of Etobicoke.
He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Aug. 11 at 3 p.m.