Speeding Telford drug driver arrested

By Rob Smith | Telford | News | Published:

A speeding drug driver was apprehended by police in Telford this morning.

A drug wipe kit. Photo: LPPTNWestMercia

Officers spotted the driver travelling at speed in Sutton Hill and soon caught up.

The suspect took a drugs wipe, tested positive for cannabis and was arrested.

They tweeted: "Drug Drive: out the nick no longer than 10 mins vehicle spotted driving at speed in #suttonhill #Telford

"Quick u-turn and catch up with suspect vehicle. Stopped + swiped = positive for cannabis. 1x in custody."

Rob Smith

By Rob Smith

Senior reporter for the Shropshire Star based at Ketley in Telford.

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