Banned Wigan motorist was caught drink-driving

A banned Wigan motorist who was found at the wheel when double the drink-drive limit has been given a suspended prison sentence.

Monday, 12th July 2021, 11:10 am
Updated Monday, 12th July 2021, 11:18 am
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Stephen Gallagher, 36, of Linney Square, Scholes, admitted drink-driving, having no insurance and breaching a disqualification after police stopped a Ford Fiesta on Scholes Precinct on June 9. Back in court for sentencing, Gallagher was given a nine-week jail term but suspended it for 18 months. He must also complete 10 days of rehab activities and pay £213 comprising court costs and a victim services surcharge.

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