Roscommon driver tests positive for four different types of drugs while behind the wheel

A Roscommon motorist is facing a number of road traffic and drugs charges after being stopped by Gardai last week.

The driver was stopped by the Roads Policing Unit in Ballyforan last week, and tested positive for cocaine, opiates, benzodiazepines and cannabis following a roadside drugs test. The driver was subsequently arrested and a court date will be issued.