Ban for drink-driver caught at more than twice the limit

PUBLISHED: 10:57 25 March 2015 | UPDATED: 10:57 25 March 2015


Marc Forsyth, 29, banned for 22 months

A drink-driver has been banned after being caught at more than twice the legal limit.

Marc Forsyth, of Goodwood Crescent, Gravesend, had a breath test reading of 93 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath – compared with the legal limit of 35 microgrammes - when he was stopped by police on the A2 at Strood on February 21.

The 29-year-old admitted drink-driving at Dartford and Gravesham Magistrates’ Court. He was banned from driving for 22 months, fined £400 and ordered to pay £85 costs and a £40 victim surcharge.

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