Tractor Driver Caught Using Mobile Phone Gave False Name To Police

PUBLISHED: 16:56 12 January 2010 | UPDATED: 11:11 04 May 2010

A TRACTOR driver caught using a mobile phone while driving along Angel Drove in Ely gave a false name to police when stopped. Nathan Johnson, 23, gave his step-brother s details, but later admitted his true identity. Appearing before Ely magistrates on Th

A TRACTOR driver caught using a mobile phone while driving along Angel Drove in Ely gave a false name to police when stopped.

Nathan Johnson, 23, gave his step-brother's details, but later admitted his true identity.

Appearing before Ely magistrates on Thursday, Johnson, of Westwood Road, St Ives, admitted obstructing police, using a mobile phone when driving, and having no licence to drive the tractor.

He was fined a total of £170, three points were endorsed on his driving record and he must pay £85 costs and a £15 surcharge.


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