South Africa 1.1.2016 12:23 pm

Suspect arrested for drunk driving and injuring four kids

Picture: Thinkstock

Picture: Thinkstock

It is alleged that the suspect ran over the children

Police in Ikageng, North West, yesterday (31 December) arrested a 34-year-old suspect for driving without a license, reckless and negligent driving, as well as driving under the influence of alcohol after four kids were injured.

It is alleged that the suspect ran over the children – ages ranging from 7 to 12 years – with his vehicle while driving under the influence of alcohol. Sergeant Kelebogile Moleko said two of the kids were admitted to a local hospital  for medical treatment while the other two sustained minor injuries.

The suspect will appear in Potchefstroom Magistrate’s Court on Monday, 4 January 2016.

 

 

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