A man who who came to the attention of gardaí on Monday for littering was subsequently arrested on foot of a bench warrant which was issued seven years ago.
Gardaí of the Buncrana Roads Policing Unit were operating a speed checkpoint when a motorist came to their attention because he was littering out the window of his vehicle.
A Garda Facebook post states: "The vehicle was stopped and the driver was subsequently arrested on foot of a bench warrant that had been issued over 7 years ago in relation to road traffic offences."
Court is expected to follow and the driver will also receive a litter fine.
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