Man drove his dad’s car while over drink limit
Three-year ban for Aberdeen
A MAN has admitted driving his dad’s car while he was more than double the drink-drive limit.
At Aberdeen Sheriff Court GRAEME ROBERTSON admitted the offence on Queens Road in Aberdeen.
The 46-year-old was discovered at the wheel with 88 microgrammes of alcohol in his breath when the legal limit is 35mcg.
Robertson, whose address was given in court papers as 35F Spa Street, Aberdeen, also admitted having no licence or insurance when driving the vehicle.
Sheriff Kenneth Stewart ordered him to carry out 180 hours of community service and banned him from driving for three years.
GARETH MARTIN also admitted being under the influence of drink when he was stopped driving along a busy North-east road. The 30-year-old was found to have 55mcg of alcohol in his breath when the limit is 35mcg.
Martin, whose address was given in court papers as 26 Deeview Road, Banchory, admitted drink-driving at Aberdeen Sheriff Court.
He was fined £600 and banned for three years.