Offenders face our court over drink driving charges

THERE has been a load of hefty fines for people nabbed drink driving in the Gladstone region.

Cameron William Leslie Clark, 20, was caught on the Dawson Hwy, Gladstone, found with drugs in his system.

The penalty? Nine months probation and he was disqualified from driving for eight months.

Police caught Vanessa Murphy, 42, on Dawson Rd, Gladstone with a reading of 0.205%.

She was convicted and fined $1500 and disqualified from driving for 12 months.

Isaac Thomas Sampson, 18, was busted with a reading of 0.097% on Roseberry St, Gladstone and disqualified from driving for four months. The offence cost him $900.

Other nabbings included:

  • Robert Alan Joyce, 52, 0.072%, Boyne Island Rd, Boyne Island, convicted and fined $500, six weeks.
  • Byron Karp, 37, 0.054%, Dawson Rd, Gladstone, convicted and fined $450, one month.
  • Lisa Marie Ramsden, 36, 0.064%, Latrobe St, Tannum Sands, convicted and fined $450, one month.