York woman charged with drink-driving – on a mobility scooter

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14 Apr 2020 @ 9.14 am
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Police have revealed they have charged a woman in York with drink-driving – on a mobility scooter.

The incident happened on Saturday night (12 April). PC Will Leah tweeted that the police attended a report of “a drunk female driving a mobility scooter in York”.

A woman was arrested under suspicion of drug/drink driving, possession of cannabis, and failing to comply with the Coronavirus Act 2020.

The officer said “she blew 106 in custody” and was charged the following morning.