Motorists from Rugby, Stratford and Leamington among 12 arrested for drink and drug driving in Warwickshire last weekend - The Rugby Observer
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12th Aug, 2022

Motorists from Rugby, Stratford and Leamington among 12 arrested for drink and drug driving in Warwickshire last weekend

TWELVE people were arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drink or drugs in Warwickshire last weekend.

Among them were a 30-year-old man from Birmingham was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of cannabis and driving while disqualified after being stopped in Redhill Road, Rugby on Friday night (March 11).

He was also arrested on suspicion of obstructing a police officer after it is alleged he gave false details after being arrested. He was also wanted in connection with an incident of harassment in the West Midlands policing area. He was later released under investigation while enquiries continue.

A 59-year-old man from Leamington was arrested and charged with drink driving following a collision in Leicester Street, Leamington in the early hours of Sunday morning (March 13).

An 18-year-old man from Harbury was arrested on suspicion of drink driving after officers responded to a report of a collision in Willes Road, Leamington in the early hours of Sunday morning. He was later released under investigation while enquiries continue.

A 20-year-old woman from Stratford was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of cannabis after officers stopped her in Trinity Way, Stratford in the early hours of Sunday morning. She was later released under investigation while enquiries continue.

A 23-year-old man from Rugby was arrested and charged with drink driving after officers stopped a car for speeding in Newbold Road, Rugby in the early hours of Sunday morning.

And a 24-year-old man from Stratford was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs and dangerous driving after officers stopped a car on the Gyratory in Stratford in the early hours of Monday morning (March 14).

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