Harlow man given driving ban after refusing to give blood sample
Crime / Thu 28th Dec 2023 at 11:37am
A HARLOW man has been disqualified from driving after refusing to give a blood sample after being suspected of drink/drug driving.
Justin Harris, aged 49, of Spencers Croft, was found guilty of the following at Southend magistrates court.
On May 22nd, 2022, at Harlow, when suspected of having driven a vehicle and having been required to provide a specimen of blood for a laboratory test pursuant to section 7 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 in the course of an investigation into whether you had committed an offence under section 3A, 4, 5 or 5A thereof, failed without reasonable excuse to do so
He was disqualified from driving for eighteen months, made subject to a community order and fined £714.00
No deterrent, idiot.
Probably over by big margin and not give sample to get lesser driving ban-should be made to give sample or mandatory 20yrs in prison to scare people to have to give