Three men charged with drink-driving in Crawley

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Three men have been charged with drink-driving in Crawley.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said Michael Ricketts, 54, was arrested at 1.25am on June 20 in Hazelwick Avenue, Crawley.

Ricketts, of Caburn Heights, Crawley, was charged with drink-driving and released on bail to appear at Crawley Magistrates’ Court on July 6.

Gary McKinley, 28, was arrested at 10.45pm on June 20 after police stopped his vehicle for a random check in Horsham Road, Crawley.

McKinley, of Ennerdale Close, Crawley, was charged with drink-driving and released on bail to appear at Crawley Magistrates’ Court on July 13.

Paul Morris, 28, was arrested at 11.50am on June 21 after officers stopped him on suspicion of speeding on the M23 northbound at Pease Pottage.

Morris, of Alsom Avenue, Worcester Park, Surrey, was charged with drink-driving and speeding.

He was released on bail to appear at Crawley Magistrates’ Court on July 6.

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

People 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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