Boozy motorist banned after being caught in charge of a vehicle
A motorist who had been out with friends was found to be in charge of a vehicle after he had exceeded the drink-drive limit.
Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard how Adrian Marian Mihaescu, 20, was seen walking across Grosvenor Road, Ripley, carrying car keys in his hand before he got into the vehicle on Nottingham Road and starting the engine while under the influence of alcohol.
Prosecuting solicitor Angela Hadfield said: “It was 1.45am and officers saw him walking along Grosvenor Road with car keys in his hands and was watched getting into a Fiat Panda.
“His engine was started and... read more
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