Motorist who took a wrong turn arrested for drug-driving

May 10, 2020

A MOTORIST traveling from County Down to Bundoran was arrested for drug-driving last night.

Gardaí operating a Covid-19 checkpoint on the N14 Lifford-Letterkenny Road stopped a vehicle.

The driver, who was trailing from Down and intending to make a journey to Bundoran, had taken a wrong turn.

The driver tested positive for opiates and cannabis.

Gardaí said: “The driver was arrested for the offence of drug driving and was reminded about the restrictions in relation to essential travel.”

Court proceedings will follow.