Man caught drink driving stolen ag vehicle

July 26, 2023 9:25 am in by
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A Berri man has been arrested, after he was seen drink driving a stolen John Deere gator agricultural utility vehicle.

He was stopped on Berri’s Jones Street last Friday, returning a reading of 0.100

Further checks revealed not only was the Gator stolen, the man’s licence was also showing as disqualified.

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Police further allege he was found to be in possession of a credit card knife -deemed a prohibited weapon.

The 37-year-old Berri man was arrested and charged with drink driving, illegal use of a motor vehicle, theft, possessing a prohibited weapon and driving while disqualified.

He was refused bail and remanded in custody.