Drink-driver was trying to help friend when caught by police
A motorist claimed she had gone out to collect a friend who had been attacked when she was found by police over the drink-drive limit.
Chesterfield magistrates’ court heard on Tuesday, September 27, how Jade Haynes, 24, of Hillside Drive, Mastin Moor, near Staveley, spotted the defendant’s Vauxhall Corsa in a stationary position in the middle of the road when police decided to approach her on September 11.
Prosecuting solicitor Becky Allsop said: “An officer spoke to the driver who moved and pulled up around the corner and the defendant smelled of alcohol and said she had picked up a... read more
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