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DRUG DRIVERS CAUGHT 

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A number of local drivers have been caught doing the wrong thing. 

Last Tuesday police stopped a 39-year-old woman from Sapphiretown on Kangaroo Island after being detected travelling at 130km/h in a 110km/h zone.  

The woman was drug tested and returned a positive result to methamphetamine.

Saturday just after 1pm police stopped a a 45-year-old man from Gumeracha on Turner Road at Kenton Valley for a drug test.

The Driver returned a positive reading for methamphetamine.

Both drivers may face further penalties subject to further forensic testing.

Then on Sunday police stopped a 26-year-old man from Seaford on Victor Harbor Road at Mt Compass in relation to a routine traffic stop. Police will allege the driver provided them with a false name. The man was arrested and charged with providing a false name, driving unlicenced and breach of bail.

The man is expected to face court at a later date.

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