Two drivers charged with seven offences in one night

A female driver has been arrested after being caught trying to hide drugs in her bra. Picture: Deni

A female driver has been arrested after being caught trying to hide drugs in her bra. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

Police have charged one man with failing to stop after a crash, and another man with dangerous and drink driving on the same night.

Police were called to Lows Lane shortly after 11pm on Saturday, December 8 following a collision between an Audi A3 and a Peugeot Partner van, at Denmark Bridge near Palgrave.

The Peugeot driver fled, but was arrested by officers the following day. Michael Saxton, 35, of Mellis Road in Yaxley, was charged with failing to stop, failing to provide a roadside breath test and obstruction of police.

A second incident happened in Upper Rose Lane in Palgrave, when a black Renault Clio was driven away from police at 10.30pm.

The car was found a short time later in Wortham in Suffolk. Rhys Woodrow, 25, of Willbye Avenue, Diss, was charged with dangerous driving, driving without a licence, driving without insurance and drink driving.

Both were bailed to appear at Norwich Magistrates on January 8.

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