An off-duty police officer has been charged with drink driving after a social event in Wagga Wagga January.
The senior constable – attached to the Traffic and Highway Patrol Command – was at a function and had allegedly been drinking before getting behind the wheel.
Police say the matter was reported to them after it happened, and they promptly commenced inquiries.
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Following investigations, the officer was issued with a Future Court Attendance Notice for driving while under the influence of alcohol.
It is the officer’s first offence.
He will front court on Wednesday August 14, in Wagga Wagga.