Man fined after three DUIs

A MAN has been fined after been caught drink driving for the third time in three years.

Ipswich Magistrates Court heard Russell Lee O’Neill was breathalysed on May 13 at 10.25, recording 0.062.

O’Neill, 38, told police he had drunk half a bottle of whisky the night prior and did not think he would be over the limit.

The court heard O’Neill had previously been caught drink driving in 2008 and 2009.

He pleaded guilty, was fined $800 and disqualified for eight months.



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