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Taxi driver arrested on suspicion of drink driving on school run - with drink found on centre console

A taxi driver has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Bury St Edmunds Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

A taxi driver has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving in Bury St Edmunds Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

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A taxi driver was stopped on a school run by police in Bury St Edmunds today - allegedly four times over the drink drive limit with an drink on the centre console.

The Norfolk and Suffolk Roads and Armed Policing Team posted on social media today that a taxi had been stopped after being spotted driving dangerously in the west Suffolk town.

They say he has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving.

The tweet reads: “Taxi stopped on the way to a school run after being seen driving dangerously in #burystedmunds today, alcohol found in centre console.

“Arrested for #drinkdriving & has provided evidential reading of 158ugs in custody, legal limit is 35ugs.

“#fatal4 @BuryStEdsPolice #1320 #1787”


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