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Man spotted lying on mattress hanging out of car boot

PUBLISHED: 12:40 26 June 2020 | UPDATED: 17:11 26 June 2020

A Suffolk driver has been reported for

A Suffolk driver has been reported for "numerous offences" after his car was stopped in Haverhill Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

SUFFOLK POLICE

A Suffolk driver has been reported for numerous offences after a passenger was spotted lying on a mattress in the back of their car - with their feet hanging out the boot.

Police say a man was found inside the car, laying on the mattresses  Picture: SUFFOLK POLICEPolice say a man was found inside the car, laying on the mattresses Picture: SUFFOLK POLICE

The Ford Fiesta was pulled over in Wratting Road, Haverhill, on Wednesday afternoon, June 25, after police spotted two mattresses and two chairs unsecured and hanging from its boot.

On stopping the car, officers from the Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Police team found a man was lying on one of the mattresses.

The driver was found to be uninsured and reported for causing danger to passengers in the manner they were carried and failing to wear a seatbelt.

Suffolk police confirmed the rear seat passenger was issued a TOR for no seat belt and the vehicle was seized.


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