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Drug driver stopped by police in Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 21:14 19 September 2018 | UPDATED: 21:14 19 September 2018

The driver tested positive for cannabis and cocaine Picture: NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK ROADS AND ARMED POLICING TEAM

The driver tested positive for cannabis and cocaine Picture: NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK ROADS AND ARMED POLICING TEAM

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A driver in Lowestoft has tested positive for having cannabis and cocaine in their system by police.

The driver was stopped earlier this afternoon by officers.

A drug test taken at the roadside revealed that the driver had drugs in their system while driving.

Further checks also revealed that the driver was in possession of drugs at the time.

A tweet by Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team said: “Great #teamwork this afternoon with @DrugAndScorpion in #lowestoft to get a vehicle stopped.

“Driver was found in possession of drugs and was drug driving after testing +ive for both cannabis and cocaine.

“The vehicle was also found to be in a dangerous condition #1826 #fatal4.”

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