Drug driver banned from roads after being caught on Peterborough street

A drug driver has been banned from the roads after being caught in a Peterborough street.

Wednesday, 18th September 2019, 2:45 pm
Peterborough Magistrates' Court

Khannan Ali (27) was arrested on January 25 by officers from the Community Action Team after they stopped his BMW in Eastfield Road.

He tested positive for being under the influence of cannabis after a drugs wipe and cannabis was found in his possession.

Ali, of Wellington Street, St. Ives, was sentenced to a year disqualified from driving and ordered to pay £325 after being convicted of drug driving and possession of class B drugs.

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