Three charged and two arrested in a anti-drink drive campaign launched three days ago

Essex police active in a Christmas drink-driving campaign

Essex police active in a Christmas drink-driving campaign - Credit: Archant

Three men have been charged and two arrested in Essex during a Christmas anti-drink drive campaign that was launched three days ago.

Tommy Bishop, 24, of Kings Place, Buckhurst was arrested on December 1 and later charged. He was released on bail and will appear at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court on December 16.

Pavels Popovs, a 37-year-old man from Dudley Close, Chafford Hundred, is charged with drink driving and Asadollah Zare, 38, from Cowpar Mews, Braintree has also been charged with failing to give a breath test. Both are due to appear at magistrates’ court on December 18.

Two more men have been arrested on suspicion of drink driving offences.

A 26-year-old man from Billericay was arrested on suspicion of causing death by careless driving following a fatal crash on Roxwell Road, Chelmsford on December 1, and was further arrested on suspicion of drink driving.


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A 20-year-old man from Clacton was arrested on suspicion of being unfit to drive through drink or drugs after a collision in North Road, Great Clacton on December 2. Both have been released on bail.

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