Policeman arrested by colleagues for drunk driving

A policeman is suspected of drunk driving and leaving the scene of an accident after colliding with several cars which were parked on a street in Helsingborg last week.

He disappeared from the scene but was located by colleagues who noticed the smashed up car standing outside his apartment.

According to the local paper Helsingborgs Dagblad/NST, he was taken in by officers and driven to Helsingborg hospital for a blood test

The result of the analysis is not yet available but the policeman, who has a senior position, will be transferred during the investigation.

TT/The Local