Nelson drug-driver caught under influence of cocaine and cannabis banned

A Nelson drug-driver, who had cocaine and cannabis in his system, has been banned for 18 months.

Tuesday, 28th January 2020, 2:21 pm
The incident took place last July.

Zoheb Musawar Janjua, 24, was caught on the M6 southbound at Preston last July 31st. He was fined £320 with a £32 victim surcharge and £85 costs when he appeared before Blackburn magistrates.

The defendant, of Regent Street, admitted three counts of driving with a proportion of a controlled drug above the specified limit involving benzoylecgonine, (a derivative of cocaine), cocaine, and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol.