Eastbourne woman arrested on suspicion of drinking driving on school run twice in two days

Police news.
Police news.

A woman on the school run in Eastbourne was stopped by police twice this week on suspicion of drink driving.

Leanne Blackie, 34, of Percival Road, Eastbourne, was arrested on Monday after reports that a woman was driving over the limit at 3pm on Monday.

Officers arrived at the Heron Park Academy, and arrested a 34-year-old woman on suspicion of drink-driving. She was taken into custody and questioned.

She was then charged with failing to provide a specimen for analysis and released on bail to appear at Hastings Magistrates’ Court on January 7.

Sussex Police said at 2.20pm today (Wednesday November 12) a 34-year-old woman was stopped while driving in Kingston Road, Eastbourne.

She was then arrested on suspicion of drink-driving, and is currently in custody.