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Larnaca: Drunk driver jailed for 10 days, licence suspended for three months

December 6, 2019 at 4:36pm
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Larnaca district court on Friday sentenced a 52 year old man to 10 days in prison and suspended his driving licence for three months for drunk driving.

The man, who is a Larnaca resident, was spotted in the town centre by traffic police at around 4 pm on July 4 when he appeared to have difficulty to stop at a red light, the Cyprus News Agency said.

The car eventually slid to a stop and police officers who approached detected a strong smell of alcohol. The results of an initial breathaliser were 134 ml — six times the legal limit. The second test gave a slightly lower result of 115 ml.