Burgess Hill man arrested during drink-drive crackdown

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A Burgess Hill man was arrested on Saturday (June 7) as part of Operation Dragonfly

A Sussex Police statement says that the number of people ordered to appear in court for drink-related driving offences this month has doubled after 15 motorists were charged over the weekend.

Sussex Police is running Operation Dragonfly to try to tackle drink and drug-related driving across the county this month.

The statement adds that Gregory Pollard, 40, was arrested at 6pm on Saturday after his car was involved in a crash in Manor Road, Burgess Hill.

Pollard, of Northway, Burgess Hill, was charged with drink-driving and released on bail to appear at Crawley Magistrates’ Court on 25 June.

You can text officers on 65999 with the details of people you suspect of drink or drug driving or visit www.operationcrackdown.co.uk to report them and give their details and information about their vehicle.

If you know someone is driving while over the limit call 999.