Drink and drug driving offences over the weekend in Wisbech area

PUBLISHED: 11:01 01 August 2017 | UPDATED: 11:01 01 August 2017

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

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


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

• 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.

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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