RESIDENTS of a Sydney suburb have carried out a citizen’s arrest on a driver who later allegedly blew more than six-times over the legal limit.
Police say, about 3:50pm on Friday, the 46-year-old man attempted to park a Nissan Navara sedan on Merriville Road in Kellyville Ridge and blocked an entrance to a round-a-bout.
Concerned by his actions and behaviour, residents detained the man and called police.
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Officers from Quakers Hill Police Area Command attended, and the man returned a positive reading to a roadside breath test.
He was arrested and taken to Riverstone Police Station where he underwent a breath analysis and returned an alleged reading of 0.378.
His driver’s licence was suspended and the Budgewoi local was issued a Court Attendance Notice for 11 March 2019.
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