DRINK DRIVING: Seven motorists in court
SEVEN motorists pleaded guilty in Gladstone Magistrates Court during the past two weeks to drink-driving charges.
Arna Floris Dykstra returned a blood-alcohol content reading of .084 when intercepted on Malpas St in Boyne Island.
Dykstra, 67, was fined $500 and disqualified from driving for three months.
Alison Maree Murdoch, 51, returned a reading of .061 when intercepted at Malpas St.
She was fined $350 and was disqualified from driving for one month.
Lachlan Terence Young, 23, blew .059 on Captain Cook Dr, Seventeen Seventy.
He was fined $550 and disqualified for three months.
Tylah Nyesha Marjorie Walden, 18, returned a reading of .063 when intercepted on the Dawson Highway.
Walden was fined $900 and was disqualified from driving for three months.
Wihan Reyeke, 19, blew .108 on Lord Street in Gladstone.
Reyeke was fined $600 and disqualified for three months.
James Anthony Phillips, 41, returned a blood-alcohol reading of .050 on Handley Drive in Boyne Island.
He was fined $400 and disqualified for one month.
Leone Anne Nielsen, 57, returned a reading of .054 when intercepted on Glen Eden Road.
She was fined $350 and disqualified for one month.
Penalties may very depending on a person’s criminal history or personal circumstance.