The event took place in Leipzig, Mazovia. A witness informed the police that the 85-year-old man was drinking alcohol in the church parking lot. Police arrested the driver as he and his wife drove home.
Spokesperson of the District Police Headquarters in Leipzig, asp. Monika Karasińska informed that an intoxicated driver was eliminated from traffic thanks to the vigilance of another driver. He informed the police that an elderly man was sitting in a car in the parking lot in front of the church, drinking alcohol.
The police stopped the 85-year-old man for a roadside check when the couple was returning home after the Holy Mass. – The officers checked the driver’s sobriety. The study showed 0.61 prom. alcohol in the body, the spokeswoman said.
The officers determined that the 85-year-old man left the church during the holy mass and drank alcohol while waiting for his wife in the parking lot. “Now he’s going to answer for his actions in court.” He is facing a penalty of up to two years in prison, said Asp. Karasińska.
Main photo source: KPP in Leipzig