OSHAWA, Ont. -- A 45-year-old man is facing charges after police say an Oshawa transit bus was taken on a drunken joyride to a church parking lot.

Police say they arrested a man in a parking lot in Courtice, just east of Oshawa, on Wednesday afternoon.

Investigators say the bus was taken from the Durham Region Transit depot in Oshawa the previous evening and had been spotted driving around Courtice not long before the arrest.

No one was injured in the incident.

Randy Pitre is facing several impaired driving charges and a count of theft over $5,000.