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04/08/2021

Driver arrested by Gardaí in Laois on Easter Saturday ends journey in jail

Three drivers detained

Driver arrested by Gardai in Laois on Easter Saturday ends journey in jail

Drivers arrested by Gardai

Laois Gardai have given a motorist a swift escort to prison this Easter Saturday after the driver was detained on a motoring offence.  

Gardai say they arrested two banned drivers and another motorist who was driving over the alcohol limit on Laois roads on Saturday.

Laois Offaly Gardai issued a statement.

"Laois Roads Policing Unit have arrested three people so far today. Two disqualified drivers and one drunk driver.

"All drivers charged to appear before Portlaoise District Court and one of the drivers had an outstanding committal warrant and has been lodged in prison," said Gardai. 

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