Drink driver caught six times over limit

Canfan 22 September 2015


ACT Policing has charged a 40-year-old Weston man after he was detected with a blood alcohol reading of 0.330 in Turner yesterday (Sunday, September 20).

At about 5.10pm police received a report from an off duty AFP member of a person driving erratically in Turner, nearly colliding with a parked car.

The driver, who was currently disqualified, underwent a roadside breath test returning a positive result. He was then taken to the City Police Station where a breath analysis was conducted, returning a high range blood alcohol reading.

The driver was arrested and charged with driving while on suspension, driving while disqualified and driving a motor vehicle with alcohol in breath. He will face court next month.

If you observe or believe that someone is drink driving please call Police Operations on 131 444.

(ACT Policing media release)

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