Police catch drug driver in shopping centre car park

DRUG DRIVING: A man was caught drug driving when police stopped him in a shopping centre car park. FILE PHOTO
DRUG DRIVING: A man was caught drug driving when police stopped him in a shopping centre car park. FILE PHOTO

A man who was fined $400 and given an automatic disqualification in Orange Local Court on Monday for drug driving had been caught by police in a shopping centre car park.

Robert Kuyan Thompson, 22, of Stanford Road, tested positive to cannabis during a roadside drug test at 6.30pm on October 7, 2016.

Thompson was driving a four-wheel-drive when he was stopped by police in the car park.

He then tested positive to cannabis. 

He said he’d smoked a joint the previous night.