More drink-drivers charged as part of police crackdown

Leicestershire Police has launched its June drink and drug driving campaign EMN-150106-182541001

Leicestershire Police has launched its June drink and drug driving campaign EMN-150106-182541001

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Four more people have been charged with offences as part of Sussex Police’s June crackdown on drink and drug-driving.

Kevin Burke, 43, was arrested at 5.20pm on June 30 after he crashed his van on the A27 between the Southerham and Kingston roundabouts at Lewes.

Burke, of Parkway East, Kirkby, Merseyside, was charged with failing to provide a specimen for analysis and released on bail to appear at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on July 15.

Adrian Ing, 48, was arrested at 12.40pm on June 29 after officers saw him driving in Lewes Road, Ringmer.

Ing, of High Street, Maynard’s Green, was charged with drink-driving, driving while disqualified and driving without insurance. He was released on bail to appear at Hastings Magistrates’ Court on July 15.

Lee Moore, 38, was arrested at 12.50am on 30 June after he was found at the wheel of a Ford Focus in Oval Road, Selsey.

Moore, of Pennycord Close, Selsey, was charged with drink-driving, driving without insurance and driving without a licence. He was released on bail to appear at Worthing Magistrates’ Court on July 16.

Gabrielle Brayne, 21, was arrested at 9.25pm on June 30 after she crashed her Volkswagen Beetle in Kings Crescent, Shoreham.

Brayne, of Vallance Road, Hove, was charged with drink-driving and released on bail to appear at Worthing Magistrates’ Court on July 16.

A total of 94 people have so far been charged with offences during Sussex Police’s June drink and drug-driving operation.

As part of Operation Dragonfly, road policing unit officers are on dedicated patrols looking for offenders.

Teams are responding to tip-offs from members of the public who see someone they know has been drinking getting into a car to drive.

People in Sussex can text officers on 65999 with the details of people they suspect of drink or drug driving or visit www.operationcrackdown.co.uk.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

To keep up to date with officers looking for drink or drug drivers, follow #opdragonfly on Twitter.

If you know someone is driving while over the limit or after taking drugs call 999.

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