2 Times Drink Driver Says Her Drink Was Spiked
A Huddersfield woman has been banned from driving for 3 years after being caught drink driving twice in less than a month.
The driver, 29 year old Laura Crosfield told the court that she started drinking after her father was arrested on suspicion of possessing indecent images.
The first offence took place on 17 May 2016 when police saw her driving erratically. She was pulled over and breathalysed where she gave a reading of 62mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath.
Ms Cornfield was on bail for this offence when she was spotted getting behind the wheel of her car after drinking.
She was pulled over again and the time gave a breathalyser reading of 42mg of alcohol on 100ml of breath.
It should be noted that the legal limit for drink driving in England and Wales is 35mg go alcohol in 100ml of breath.
Crosfield told the court that there first offence took place after a male friend of hers spiked her drink.
She then told the court that the second offence took place after a customer bought her a drink in the Harrogate bar where she worked.
As well as being banned from driving, Ms Crosfield was also ordered to undertake 25 days of rehabilitative activities.
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Formed by Carl Millar, Millars Solicitors has adopted his dogged tenacity and exacting technical understanding of motoring law. Before starting Millars Solicitors, Carl was employed as the head of department for some of the most high profile motoring law firms in the country. He is a member of the Society of Motoring Lawyers and has an enviable nationwide reputation for the results he gets for his clients.
Through representing a wide range of people you will find Carl and his team very approachable and never judgemental. Their advice is straightforward and will leave no stone unturned in pursuing all available defences in presenting your case.
If you have been caught drink driving you can contact Carl today on 0800 99 5535 or your can send a confidential email by clicking here.
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