Restaurant manager caught drink-driving
A Napier restaurant manager has been caught driving with three times the legal breath alcohol limit.
John Ferguson, manager of Napier's upmarket Ormlie Lodge, recorded a reading of 1214 micrograms of alcohol per litre of breath when pulled over at a routine checkpoint in Napier on January 8.
The legal limit 400mcg of alcohol per litre of breath.
The 46-year-old pleaded guilty to a charge of drink driving in Napier District Court this morning.
It is his third conviction for drink driving.
He was remanded on bail and will be sentenced in March.
The Dominion Post