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Larnaca: Man jailed for three months for driving under influence of drugs

Larnaca district court on Sunday jailed a 31 year old man for three months after finding him guilty of driving under the influence of drugs.

Police said that the court also suspended the man’s licence for six months.

In a separate decision, another 31 year old man was fined 750 euro and had his licence suspended for two month and five penalty point after pleasing guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol.

The man was stopped on Sunday and tested with 69 mg of alcohol — more than seven times the legal limit of 9 mg.

He was arrested, charged on Monday and remained in custody until today when the court handed down its sentence.
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