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got charged for drink driving, but was only sitting in car

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got charged for drink driving, but was only sitting in car in a private car park (Asda) no engine running, member of public phoned police to say i was drinking in the car, yes I had a mouthfull, but had been drinking the night before but did not realize I would have been over the legal limit, my court date is for 02/04/2013 also I need a vehicle for my work, never been arrested ever before.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
Hi

How can I help with this?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

what more information do you need


 

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
I need to know what your question is about this?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

got charged for drink driving, but was only sitting in car in a private car park (Asda) no engine running, member of public phoned police to say i was drinking in the car, yes I had a mouthfull, but had been drinking the night before but did not realize I would have been over the legal limit, my court date is for 02/04/2013 also I need a vehicle for my work, never been arrested ever before. they never saw drive into car park?


Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Relist: Answer came too late.
Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
The reason you are experiencing delay is that you are not responding to my information requests and you have relisted this.

I need to know what your question is about this?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

will i get a ban, due to i need to drive for my lively hood

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
What was your reading?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

85

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
In breath? Or in blood?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

in breath

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
We're th keys in the ignition ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no

Expert:  Jo C. replied 4 years ago.
Is there evidence that you drive there?

How were you going to get home?

Where were the keys?