Overnight arrests for drink driving in March and Wisbech - and police tweet ‘we take your car too’ in one instance

Seized by Cambs Police from The Causeway, March

Seized by Cambs Police from The Causeway, March - Credit: Archant

Police made two arrests overnight for drink driving offences – in March and in Wisbech.

Cambs Police stopped this motorist on the A141 for speeding - police say he was travelling at 100mph

Cambs Police stopped this motorist on the A141 for speeding - police say he was travelling at 100mph - Credit: Archant

Police made two arrests overnight for drink driving offences – in March and in Wisbech.

Cambs Police said that the driver of a car they stopped on the Causeway, March, was arrested for both drink driving and for using a vehicle without insurance.

In Wisbech, shortly after 3am, they made their second arrest after a driving was taken into custody for failing to provide a breath test.

Police also warned that, in instances such as that in March, they had the power to seize the car too.

Cambs police warning sign

Cambs police warning sign - Credit: Archant


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Using the hash tag ‘we take your car’ police posted photos on Twitter of both the car they seized from the Causeway and of a recovery vehicle taking it away.

Officers also posted a further photo to Twitte.

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This time it was of a car they pulled over last night on the A141 near March.

“100mph on the A141 at March will get you stopped by officers,” police tweeted with a photo taken at the scene.

Two days earlier police had stopped another car, also on the A141, when the driver had no insurance. They later found other offences too.

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