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Driver caught almost four times the limit after public tip-off

PUBLISHED: 14:37 20 September 2020 | UPDATED: 15:31 20 September 2020

A man was arrested after he was found to be nearly four times over the legal drink-drive limit.  Picture: James Bass

A man was arrested after he was found to be nearly four times over the legal drink-drive limit. Picture: James Bass

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A man was arrested after he was found to be nearly four times the legal drink-drive limit.

Police were called after concerns were raised by a member of the public in King’s Lynn, on Saturday, September 19.

After providing a roadside breath sample, the man was found to be nearly four times over the limit and was arrested for drink driving.

In a tweet, King’s Lynn Police wrote: “Following a call from a member of the public, a male was arrested in South Lynn for drink driving by SC 7277 TASSIE after providing a road side sample of breath which was almost 4 times the legal limit! @NorfolkSpecials #dontdrinkanddrive #fatal4 #Team2 #PC1874.”

Meanwhile in the town, police seized two more vehicles being driven without insurance.

Police tweeted: “Two more vehicles #seized today and the drivers reported by #Team2 officers after being driven without insurance. #unacceptable #noinsurance #S165 #PC1874.”


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