A motorist stopped at an MIT checkpoint in Tipperary on Saturday was arrested by gardai after testing positive for both cannabis and alcohol.
On Saturday night September 15, Cahir gardai carrying out a routine checkpoint outside the town stopped a motorist who was found to test positive for cannabis and alcohol.
Cahir Gardaí conduct a MIT Checkpoint Saturday night & stop motorist on Learner permit unaccompanied with no L plates. Tested Positive for Cannabis and Alcohol. Arrested and court to follow #Arrivealive pic.twitter.com/JV5cagcgDl— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) September 17, 2018
The driver, who was unaccompanied despite holding a Learner permit, also did not have any L plates displayed.
The motorist was subsequently arrested with a court date to follow.