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Saturday, November 19, 2011

High range drink driving charge, Joyner

A 41-year-old woman has been charged with drink driving and had her car seized after allegedly recording a blood alcohol level of 0.313 per cent at Joyner earlier this evening. 

Around 6.20pm, Petrie officers intercepted the woman driving a hatchback sedan at the intersection of Todds Road and Youngs Crossing Road after allegedly observing suspicious driving behaviour. 

The 41-year-old has been charged with Type 2C drink driving (0.15 per cent and above), obstruct police and driving without a licence. She is due to appear before the Pine Rivers Magistrates Court on December 5. 

It will also be alleged this was the woman’s second Type 2C offence within a year and as a result her vehicle was seized and towed from the scene. 

Anyone with information which could assist police with their investigations should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day. 

Crime Stoppers is a charitable community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.