Motorist arrested in Derbyshire after being found three times over drink-drive limit

A motorist was arrested in Ilkeston after being found three times over the drink-drive limit.

Monday, 1st April 2019, 9:40 am
Updated Monday, 1st April 2019, 9:43 am
Picture by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Derbyshire Roads Police said one of its off-duty officers saw a driver 'trying too hard to walk in a straight line' as he tried to get in his van.

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An on-duty officer then attended the scene.

The motorist blew 106 in police custody. The legal limit is 35.

"To be charged when sober," Derbyshire Roads Police said.