Learner loses licence after drinks
A LEARNER driver has lost his licence because he got behind the wheel after a few drinks.
Ipswich Magistrates Court heard Todd Michael Muscat, 23, was breathalysed on May 2, recording 0.050.
As a learner he must have an alcohol reading of zero when driving.
Muscat pleaded guilty to drink-driving, driving without a learner plate fitted and driving unaccompanied.
He was fined $300 and disqualified for three months.
Muscat told police he had consumed three drinks before he decided to drive to "purchase more alcohol for himself and his friends".