Drink driver jailed after being caught more than three times over limit driving on wrong side of the road in Peterborough

A drink driver has been jailed after being caught more than three times over the limit in Peterborough.

Tuesday, 1st June 2021, 5:00 am

Aigaus Macans (35) was driving a VW Jetta on the wrong side of the road in Gresley Way in the city on March 8 when he was stopped by police.

At the time he was disqualified from driving, and he gave a reading of 103 microgrammes in 100 millilitres of breath when he was arrested - the legal limit is 35 microgrammes.

Macans, of Badgeney Road, March appeared at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court in May, where he pleaded guilty to drink driving and driving while disqualified.

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Macans was jailed for 12 weeks

He was jailed for 12 weeks, with magistrates saying his offending was aggravated by his previous offending.

He was also ordered to pay a £128 victim surcharge and was disqualified from driving for four years.