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Drink driver attacks police officer

PUBLISHED: 07:20 21 May 2018 | UPDATED: 10:52 21 May 2018

A Norfolk Police officer has been attacked by a drink driver. Picture: Archant library.

A Norfolk Police officer has been attacked by a drink driver. Picture: Archant library.

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A police officer suffered leg injuries after being attacked by a drink driver.

https://twitter.com/KingsLynnPolice/status/998298683199418368

The officer from the King’s Lynn team was “repeatedly kicked” by a woman who was more than three times over the legal limit yesterday, according to Norfolk Police.

On Twitter, King’s Lynn Police said: “Officer assaulted tonight by a female drink driver who blew 118. Female repeatedly kicked the officer and had to have leg restraints put on her! Thank you to the public who reported her. Officer is thankfully OK.”

The legal alcohol limit for drivers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland is 35 micrograms of alcohol for every 100 millilitres of breath.


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