Driver was three times over limit

A driver caught more than three times over the limit has been given a suspended jail sentence.

Sunday, 2nd October 2016, 7:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th October 2016, 2:01 pm
Peterborough Magistrates Court

Linas Svietojus (21) of Westfield Road, Peterborough was stopped on Vineyard Road on September 11. He gave a reading of 119mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath - the limit is 35mg.

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He admitted drink driving and driving without insurance at Peterborough Magistrates Court on Wednesday. He was given an eight week sentence, suspended for a year, banned from driving for 28 months,fined £400 and ordered to pay costs of £85 and a £115 surcharge.