NSW Police Highway Patrol.
NSW Police Highway Patrol. Trevor Veale

Disqualified driver caught in the act by police

A BALLINA man has been caught driving with a disqualified licence by police outside Casino.

Richmond Police District Highway Patrol will allege on Tuesday afternoon they saw a 19-year-old Ballina man driving a car in Casino.

He stated a false name and date of birth to police, who instantly became suspicious.

After some questioning the 19-year-old supplied his real name.

Checks on the man revealed he is a disqualified driver and had two outstanding warrants.

He was taken to Casino Police Station and charged with disqualified driving and providing a false name to police.

The two outstanding warrants were also executed.

He was bail refused and will face Lismore Local Court today.



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