Police caution drunk Chippenham woman on mobility scooter seen swigging from bottle (From This Is Wiltshire)
Police caution drunk Chippenham woman on mobility scooter seen swigging from bottle
Updated 12:04pm Wednesday 15th January 2014 in By Julie Armstrong, Senior reporter
An intoxicated woman seen driving her mobility scooter at Emery Gate, Chippenham, while swigging from a wine bottle was cautioned by police for being drunk in charge of a carriage.
The 53-year-old woman from Charter Road was caught on CCTV driving into the underground car park and drinking from the bottle.
Officers went to Emery Gate at 10.30am last Thursday and said she was slurring her words and smelled of alcohol. She was cautioned under Section 12 of the Licensing Act 1872.