BREAKING ISLE OF WIGHT

Underage drug driver arrested by Police

Officers from the Isle of Wight’s Joint Armed Roads Policing Team have seized a vehicle that was being driven on the road by a foolish drugged up 16-year-old boy this evening (Friday).

Officers pulled the silver Suzuki Swift over whilst out on patrol in the Newport area.

Following a number of checks on the unroadworthy vehicle, a roadside drugs test was also carried out on the driver who revealed to police that he was 16-year-old had taken drugs and had no licence and was driving without insurance.

The vehicle has been seized and the arrested fool has been taken into custody at Newport Police Station.