Drink and drug driving offences over the weekend in Wisbech area

Four drink and drug driving offences across the weekend in Wisbech.

Four drink and drug driving offences across the weekend in Wisbech. - Credit: Archant

A number of motorists were arrested across Fenland over the weekend for drink and drug driving offences.

The arrests made were as follows:

• Saturday July 29, 01.56am: Driver stopped on the A1101, Sutton Road, and arrested after a positive drug wipe for cocaine.

• Saturday July 29, 5.30pm: Driver arrested after CCTV spotted them drinking in the town centre

• Saturday July 29, 6.35pm: Driver arrested after being involved in a road traffic collison in Elm. The driver gave a reading of 110 ugs

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• Sunday July 30: 11.17am: Driver arrested after being stopped on Jeffrey Avenue gave a reading of 121 ugs, whereas the legal limit is 35.

All the drivers were taken to the Police Investigation Centre at Kings Lynn.

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In a separate incident on Saturday, PCSOs were called to an incident of anti-social behaviour involving youths on mopeds and motorbikes at Wisbech Cricket Club on Harecroft Road.

“One rider was issued a Section 59 warning for his manner of driving on his moped which was witnessed by a member of the public,” said a police spokesman.

“Please continue to call us if this is happening near you.”

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