Driver arrested after positive drugs test and drugs found in car on Boxing Day in Scarborough

A driver was taken into police custody in Scarborough yesterday (December 26) after providing a positive drugs test.

Friday, 27th December 2019, 9:02 am

A police officer tweeted to say the driver had been pulled over after being spotted driving erratically.

Drugs were also found in the car.

North Yorkshire Police traffic cop Mark Patterson tweeted: "This afternoon I assisted a response colleague in Scarborough by conducting a DrugWipeUK test on driver of vehicle which he had seen driving erratically.

"Positive test and drugs found in the car means one in custody. Not the Boxing Day evening she was planning."

Stock image. Picture by Richard Ponter