Drink driver intercepted in Chadstone

A man was detected allegedly drink driving in Chadstone last night (10 December).

Police intercepted a Subaru Forester station-wagon on Waverley Road about 8pm.

The driver and sole occupant of the car returned a positive reading on the PBT.

The 49-year-old Oakleigh East man was taken to the Oakleigh Police Station where he returned a reading of 0.277%.

He is expected to be charged on summons with exceeding the prescribed concentration of alcohol.

His vehicle was impounded at a cost of $932.40 for a period of 30 days.

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