5th December 2021

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21-year-old Brynawelon man fined for drug driving

A 21-year-old Llanelli man has left Llanelli Magistrate’s Court having to pay a total of £1,141 for a range of offences including drug driving.

The court heard that on 29/02/2020 at Bronallt Road, Cameron John Sampson of Brynawelon, Llanelli drove a motor vehicle when the proportion of a controlled drug, namely Benzoylecgonine, in his blood, namely
621 micrograms of drug per litre of blood, exceeded the specified limit Contrary to section 5A(1)(a) and (2) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

Sampson was fined £600 for this offence.

Further; on 29/02/2020 at Bronallt Road, Fforest, Sampson drove a vehicle when the proportion of a controlled drug, namely Cocaine, in his blood, namely 18 micrograms of drug per litre of blood, exceeded the specified limit Contrary to section 5A(1)(a) and (2) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

The court heard that on 29/02/2020 Sampson had also used a motor vehicle on a road, or other public place, when there was not in force in relation to that use such a policy of insurance or such a security in respect of third party risks as complied with the requirements of Part VI of the Road Traffic Act 1988 Contrary to section 143 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

Sampson was fined £360 for this offence

Finally the court heard that Sampson had driven a vehicle otherwise than in accordance with a licence authorising him to drive a motor vehicle of that class. Contrary to section 87(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

Having pleaded guilty to all of the charges Sampson was fined a total of £960 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £96 and costs of £85.00

Sampson was also disqualified for holding or obtaining a driving licence for 40 months.

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