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A drink driver has lost his licence for 18 months after he was caught following a
tip-off to police.
Officers were called to reports of a man driving white pick-up at Leurbost, Lochs,
Lewis, on the afternoon of 12 April.
At Stornoway Sheriff Court Iain Mackinnon pleaded guilty to having a breath reading
of 98mcg of compared to the legal maximum of 22mcg.
His solicitor told the court the 53-year-old oil worker of Dalmore had just come
off the rigs the previous day. He had consumed alcohol into the early hours plus
a further dram in the morning.
Sheriff David Sutherland disqualified the first offender and imposed a £600 fine
to be paid within a month.
Drink driver is disqualified
8 Oct 2017