A NOVICE driver has been arrested this morning after testing positive for cannabis.
The driver was also fined €100 for non-essential travel under current Level 5 restrictions.
Roscommon Road Policing Unit officers arrested the novice driver this morning.
Taking to Twitter, gardai explained that the arrest was made due to a positive cannabis test.
The passenger was also given a fine for non essential travel.
Gardai said: “Roscommon RPU stop this car during routine covid check. “Just out for a spin”.
“Novice Driver with no N plate, tested positive for cannabis and arrested. Proceedings to follow.
“Passenger also given €100 FPN for non essential travel. #StayAtHome #SaferRoads”.