Woman arrested at Taree for drink driving

About 12.45am on Saturday morning, August 5 police were patrolling when they sighted a vehicle travelling in excess of the 50kph speed limit.

The vehicle was stopped in Maiden Avenue, Taree where the driver, a 21 year old woman with three passengers in the car, handed the officer a P1 licence.

Police say she was subjected to a roadside test which proved positive. She was conveyed to Taree Police Station she underwent breath analysis which returned a reading of 0.152. 

Police say the young lady won't be driving for a while.

She will appear in Taree Local Court in September.