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26/09/2021

Man who came to attention of gardaí for littering arrested on foot of a bench warrant issued 7 years ago

Man who came to attention of gardaí for littering arrested on foot of a bench warrant issued 7 years ago

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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