Suspected drink driver stopped in Weymouth

Suspected drink driver stopped in Weymouth

Published by Faye Tryhorn at 11:07am 18th August 2019.

Officers pulled over a car near the Jubilee Business Park after calls from members of the public.

They'd had a number of reports this morning (Sunday 18th August) about a car being 'driven in an erratic manner' in the area.

The area around the Jubilee Business Park, where the driver had been spotted

When they caught up with the car, the driver was asked to do a roadside breath test.

He's been arrested on suspicion of driving while above the legal limit.

The car has was also driving has also been seized, as it wasn't insured.


Dorset Police is asking us to report anyone we suspect of committing driving offences, just like in this case.

'Op Snap', as it's called, gives us a chance to share photos or dashcam footage to help officers with their enquiries.

Op Snap Dorset Police August 2019
We're asked to share any info we have on people committing driving offences

You can also report concerns via the 101 phone number, or on 999 if people are in immediate danger.