Wanted criminal arrested by gardai after being caught drink-driving
A wanted man was arrested by gardai last night after he was caught drink-driving in Co Waterford last night.
Gardai set up checkpoints across the country last night where hundreds of cars were checked for drink-drivers.
Waterford Traffic MIT C/Point Arrest driver for Drunk Driving gave false name. Unlawfully at large & Disqualified. Charged & taken to Prison pic.twitter.com/3lnof0AwWh— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) March 12, 2017
The man who was "unlawfully at large" tried to avoid detection by giving a fake name to gardai.
He had previously been disqualified from driving and was taken into custody.