Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

TV licence inspector banned over Isle of Man drink-driving

Douglas Courthouse
Image caption Rodgers appeared at Douglas Courthouse on Tuesday

A TV licence inspector who was caught drink-driving while off duty has been banned from the road for two years.

John Marcus Rodgers, 39, of Reaville Park in Belfast, was stopped by police on Athol Street in Douglas on Monday at about 23:30 BST.

He was also fined £900 and ordered to pay £125 costs at Douglas Courthouse.

Confirming he had left his job, his employers Capita PLC said the company "always expect the highest standards of conduct from our visiting officers".

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites