A 38-YEAR-OLD man on his P-plates has been arrested and charged after he was caught driving while “blind drunk” with three kids in his car.
Police stopped the man’s white Nissan Pulsar on Ruby Street at Carramar, in Sydney’s west, around 4.50pm on Friday after it was spotted driving erratically.
Inside the car were three children aged 12, 14 and 17.
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The 38-year-old driver was subjected to a roadside breath test, which police said returned a positive result.
He was arrested and taken to Fairfield Police Station where police say he returned a breath analysis of 0.234 – five times the legal limit.
The man, who is a P1 licence holder, was charged with high-range drink driving and his licence was suspended.
He was granted bail to appear in Fairfield Local Court on Monday 19 September.