Teenager banned from driving after caught drink-driving in East Grinstead

Crime
Crime

A teenager has been banned from the driving after being caught drink-driving in East Grinstead.

Harry Cox, of Vicarage Road, Lingfield, Surrey, was arrested at around 2am on Sunday June 28 after officers stopped his Volkswagen Polo which was travelling at speed in London Road.

The 19-year-old pleaded guilty to drink-driving when he appeared at Crawley Magistrates’ Court on July 14.

He was banned from driving for 12 months, fined £180 and ordered to pay £235 costs and a £20 victim surcharge.

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