Posted: Sun 3rd May 2020

Drivers with sofa and moped attached to vehicles stopped by police in North Wales

North Wales news and information
This article is old - Published: Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

Two drivers have been stopped in separate parts of North Wales after being spotted with some unusual items attached to their vehicles. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Members of the roads policing unit seized a car in Pentir, Gwynedd yesterday after the driver drew their attention by having a sofa on their roof. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Upon checking, they discovered the occupant had no insurance and they were reported to be summoned to court. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

In a post on Facebook, officers joked that the individual was “taking sofa surfing to the next level”. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​


Meanwhile, a man was pulled over on Connah’s Quay High Street in Flintshire after officers spotted a moped hanging out of his boot. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

Police said a passenger was also perched on the back seat of the car, which was folded down, and was not wearing a seat belt. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

They warned that they could easily have been hurt in a collision. ‌​‌‌​​​‌‍‌​‌​‌​​​

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