A motorist stopped by gardaí at a Mandatory Intoxicant Testing (MIT) checkpoint in Kilkenny city tested positive for cannabis last night.
(Image: An Garda Síochána)
The positive reading was acquired on an oral fluid test and results of analysis from the Medical Bureau are now awaited.
In a social media post about the incident, local gardaí stated that court proceedings are to follow.
They also warned motorists to 'never drive while under the influence of an intoxicant'.
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