Motorist stopped for 'shining laser pen at other drivers on motorway' near Sheffield

A motorist was stopped by police for shining a laser pen at other drivers while on the motorway near Sheffield.

Monday, 16th October 2017, 07:13 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 06:48 am

Traffic cops pulled the motorist over yesterday on the M1 southbound between junctions 28 and 30 in Derbyshire.

The pen was seized and the driver is due to appear in court.

A spokesperson for the Derbyshire Roads Policing Group described the incident as an act of 'stupidity'.