A video emerged online showing a Mercedes swerving across the lanes on the road dangerously, before coming to a stop at a traffic junction.
The driver was then seen stumbling while alighting from his car and confronting another car behind, before going back into his car.
If you are convicted of drink-driving, you are liable to a fine of between $2,000 and $10,000 and/or up to 1 year’s jail for a first-time offence.
Repeat offenders face fines of between $5,000 and $20,000 and up to 2 years’ jail.
Drivers who drive in a manner that is dangerous to the public is guilty of an offence under section 64(1) of the Road Traffic Act (RTA).
Persons found guilty face a jail term of up to 1 year and/or a $5,000 fine.
If the driver causes hurt, he faces a jail term of up to 2 years and a fine of $10,000.
If the driver caused grievous hurt, he faces a jail term of between 1 to 5 years and disqualified from driving for at least 8 years.
If the driver’s actions caused death, he faces a jail term of up to 2 to 8 years and disqualified from driving for at least 10 years.