Speeding drug driver arrested on A47 in Gorleston after cocaine found in car

The drugs test and the wraps of cocaine consficated by police. Photo: Norfolk Police/Twitter @NSRoad

The drugs test and the wraps of cocaine consficated by police. Photo: Norfolk Police/Twitter @NSRoadsPolicing - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested for drug driving and possession of cocaine after he was caught speeding.

The man, aged in his 50s and from the Great Yarmouth area, was pulled over by police officers at about 11pm on Tuesday.

Police stopped the driver on the A47 Gorleston bypass after he was caught speeding at 76mph on the 50mph speed limit road.

The driver tested positive for cannabis after a drug wipe test was carried out at the roadside.

After searching his vehicle eight wraps of the class A drug were found and he was arrested at the scene.


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