Man stopped for no headlights arrested for drug driving

The driver of a Corsa stopped for no headlightsin Ashill was arrested for being disqualifed and fail

The driver of a Corsa stopped for no headlightsin Ashill was arrested for being disqualifed and failing a drug test. Picture: Norfolk Police - Credit: Norfolk Police

A motorist stopped by police for not having his car headlights on has been arrested for more serious motoring offences.

Police pulled over the driver of a Corsa in Ashill, near Watton, on Friday after spotting the car did not have its headlights on despite the foggy early morning conditions.

The man was arrested after checks by officers from the Norfolk and Suffolk roads policing team showed the man was disqualified from driving.

He was also arrested on suspicion of drug driver after failing a roadside drug detection test.


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