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Man arrested for drink driving and drug possession in north Norfolk

PUBLISHED: 11:29 11 January 2018 | UPDATED: 11:29 11 January 2018

Police have arrested a man for a string of driving offences in Blakeney. Photo:: James Bass.

Police have arrested a man for a string of driving offences in Blakeney. Photo:: James Bass.

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A 32-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of this morning for a string of driving offences.

The motorcyclist was pulled over by the police on the A149 Morston Road at Blakeney at 1.15am today.

Upon issuing a road side breath test, it was established that the man was drink driving.

Upon further inspection from the team he was also found to be carrying an amount of cannabis.

The man was arrested for drink driving and possession of a Class B drug, as well as driving without a license, without insurance, and without an MOT.

He is currently being held at Aylsham Police Station.

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