Keswick drug-driver

Date: Friday 20th October 2017

A KESWICK man who was caught drug-driving has been banned from the wheel for 12 months.

Joseph Samuel Grisdale (25), Southey Street, drove a Ford vehicle in Wigton Road, Carlisle, on 14th April while having 6.4mcg of a cannabis derivative in a litre of his blood, the legal limit being 2mcg.

He pleaded guilty when he appeared at Carlisle Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday and was fined £288 and ordered to pay a £30 victim surcharge and £85 court costs.