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Suspected drug driver arrested as car stopped due to ‘manner of driving’

PUBLISHED: 01:15 19 August 2018 | UPDATED: 01:15 19 August 2018

The car seized in Stowmarket. Picture: NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK ROADS POLICING AND FIREARMS UNIT

The car seized in Stowmarket. Picture: NORFOLK AND SUFFOLK ROADS POLICING AND FIREARMS UNIT

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A man was arrested on suspicion of drug driving after his vehicle was stopped due to way it was being driving.

Norfolk and Suffolk Roads Policing and Firearms Unit Tweeted during the evening of Saturday, August 18 that it had stopped the silver Vauxhall Vectra in Stowmarket “due to the manner of its driving”.

Officers seized the vehicle, adding that it was uninsured.

They added: “The driver was suspected to have been under the influence of drugs. He then failed to provide samples for analysis. Driver arrested and vehicle seized.”

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