Northampton driver suspected of 26 motoring offences finally caught by camera

A disqualified driver with no insurance and a number of outstanding speeding offences has appeared in court after being charged with 26 offences.

Tuesday, 14th May 2019, 11:30 am
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Daniel George Pestritu, 22, of Wellingborough Road, Northampton, was arrested on Monday, May 6, after his BMW3 Series was caught on ANPR.

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He was tracked down to the Shell Garage in London Road, Northampton, arrested and subsequently charged with 26 driving offences – 13 relating to driving while disqualified and 13 relating to driving with no insurance.

Pestritu appeared at Northampton Magistrates’ Court and was given a given a 12 month suspended sentence and further disqualified until November 2020.

PC Dave Lee said: “Disqualified drivers are disqualified for a reason and to continue driving is a serious offence that puts other road users in danger."