Learner driver fails RBT in Macksville

A 22-year-old learner driver, who was stopped for an RBT on Saturday night in Macksville, was arrested after he returned a positive breath test.

The man underwent a breath analysis at Macksville Police Station and returned a mid range reading of 0.099.

He was issued a licence suspension and a court attendance notice for the offence as well as being an unaccompanied learner driver.

He will appear before Macksville Local Court on May 23.

Driving in an erratic manner

A 46-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning when he was seen to be driving in an erratic manner and stopped by police in Station St, Macksville.

He returned a positive breath test and breath analysis at Macksville Police Station returned a mid range reading of 0.121.

He was issued a licence suspension and a court attendance notice to appear before Macksville Local Court on June 20.

Woman assaults police officer

Police arrested a 29-year-old woman in Nambucca Heads on Saturday night following investigations related to a theft from a Nambucca Heads retail store on Thursday.

During the arrest the woman became violent and assaulted a police officer.

She was charged at Macksville Police Station released on bail to appear before Macksville Local Court on June 20.

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