A driver has been left without his car but with a fine to pay after he and a passenger were stopped by Cork Gardaí and found to be outside their 5km.
According to a Tweet from An Garda Síochána, the driver and his passenger were returning from a party in Clonmel when they were stopped at a checkpoint in Glanmire.
"Driver had no licence or insurance and no tax or NCT on car," Gardaí said.
"Fines issued & car impounded. Proceedings commenced."
Car stopped by Cork City Divisional RPU at #COVID19 checkpoint in Glanmire. Driver & passenger outside their 5 km - returning from a party in Clonmel. Driver had no licence or insurance and no tax or NCT on car. Fines issued & car impounded. Proceedings commenced. pic.twitter.com/naWRAQrZAh— An Garda Síochána (@GardaTraffic) March 9, 2021