Three drivers arrested on suspicion for drugs and drink offences

Police stopped several drivers in Scarborough and Malton on Saturday night.

Monday, 1st June 2020, 10:57 am
Updated Monday, 1st June 2020, 10:58 am
Three drivers arrested

One was detained in Malton on suspicion of drink driving after a positive roadside breath test.

Another was arrested in Scarborough on suspicion of drug driving after testing positive for cannabis.

And police stopped a third driver after spotting him in Scarborough at the wheel while using his mobile phone.

He also tested positive for cannabis and was arrested.

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