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Oxfordshire police seize vehicle during BunkFest patrols

Byoxfordnewspaper

Sep 3, 2022

Police on patrol during BunkFest seized a vehicle.

Thames Valley Police officers from the South Oxfordshire and Vale of White Horse team were flagged down by a vigilant member of the public who was concerned about a possible drink driver.

The police pulled the driver over and gave them a breath test.

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While the man passed the breath test, he had no insurance and a revoked licence.

Thus, his vehicle was seized by the officers.

A spokesperson for Thames Valley Police said: “Have a good time BunkFesting but have a safe plan to get home.”

BunkFest is a free community festival in Wallingford, which celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2022.

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This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

You can get in touch with her by emailing: sophie.perry@newsquest.co.uk

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