Lincolnshire policeman arrested for drink-driving

A Lincolnshire police officer has been suspended after being arrested on suspicion of drink-driving.

The off-duty male officer was stopped in Lincoln at about 22:45 GMT on 17 December.

In a statement, police said the 41-year-old had been suspended from duty and released on bail.

The force had increased roadside patrols across the county to cut down on drink-driving over the Christmas period.

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