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Motorist arrested after failing drugs test and giving false name to Cavan gardaí

Sep 6, 2021 16:09 By News Northern Sound
Motorist arrested after failing drugs test and giving false name to Cavan gardaí Motorist arrested after failing drugs test and giving false name to Cavan gardaí
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The motorist showed positive for opiates.

A motorist has been arrested in Co Cavan for failing a drugs test and giving a false name to gardaí.

Early on Sunday morning, the Cavan Roads Policing Unit was on patrol in the Crosskeys area.

They stopped a vehicle, and the motorist gave gardaí a false name.

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The motorist then failed a roadside drugs test and showed positive for opiates.

He was arrested and has a court case to follow.

Elsewhere in the county, a van driver was found to be without insurance, CVRT or tax.

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The van has been taken off the road and a court case is now pending.

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