Alleged drink driver found on Esperance Senior High School grounds

A man accused of drink driving has been found on the grounds of the Esperance Senior High School. 

Esperance Police found the 52-year-old Castletown man asleep in the driver’s seat of his Ford utility, with the engine running, at 3am on Tuesday.  

The man refused to participate in a preliminary breath test and was taken from the Esperance Senior High School carpark to Esperance Police Station.

He then refused to take a required sample at the station. 

Police charged the man and issued him an immediate disqualification notice from driving.

He will appear in the Esperance Magistrate Court on August 8.