A driver turned into discovered to be the in the UK illegally after being stopped by timid officers on the motorway.
The van turned into pulled over in the Harborough space of Leicestershire, where the motive force then attempted to “blag” officers about his identification.
Officers speedily discovered his license had expired and he turned into in the UK illegally.
It has been a busy financial institution vacation weekend for the force’s Roads Policing who earlier that night, took two autos off the avenue for “driving document offences”, according to the force.
Leicestershire Police shared a Tweet saying: Closing one in every of the evening… this van turned into noticed on the M1 south by one in every of our [Leicestershire Police 24/7 response] crews swerving across the lanes.
“Stopped by us and after the motive force tried to blag us about his identification it appears he has an expired licence and is in the UK illegally.”
In varied connected news, a Transit van that had been reported stolen several days ago turned into recovered by officers.
While awaiting a recovery van to arrive, officers had been contented to find the suspect also returned to the automotive.
A particular person turned into subsequently arrested at the scene.
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