A MAN who rode an e-scooter with drugs in his system has been banned from the road for a year.

Peter Bamber, of Broad Oak Road, Parr, appeared at Liverpool, Knowsley and St Helens Magistrates' Court on Thursday, May 30.

Bamber, 43, pleaded guilty to a drug driving charge. On November 12, 2023, the defendant rode a black e-scooter on Malvern Road, Parr, with delta-9-, a constituent of cannabis in his system.

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Bamber also admitted to driving without a licence and without insurance. 

The 43-year-old was disqualified from driving for 12 months and fined £120 for the drug driving.

He was also ordered to pay £85 in costs and a £48 surcharge.

The defendant was given no separate penalty for the driving without a licence and insurance offences.