Man Charged With Driving Under The Influence

A St. George resident has been arrested and charged for driving under the influence of alcohol.

The charge was laid against Carlson Batson, 42 years of Springs who appeared to inebriated while operating a vehicle along Melville Street, St. George’s on Monday 3rd February, 2020.

Batson was found to have a blood alcohol concentration level in excess of twice the legal limit of 70 micrograms of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. He is due to make his court appearance at a later date.