Caulfield North drink driver

A man will be without his car for 30 days after he was detected drink driving in Caulfield North this morning.

Police were patrolling the area following reports a man was found asleep in the front garden of a residence on Kooyong Road just before 6am.

The man was asked to leave by a resident and left in a white Toyota ute.

Police intercepted the ute a short time later in Carinya Crescent where he returned a blood alcohol reading of 0.153.

His ute was subsequently impounded at a cost of $932.40.

The 27-year-old Belmont man is expected to be charged on summons with drink driving offences

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