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A 51-year-old man from the village of Lesidren, Ugarchin municipality, was found to be driving a car in the village of Kirchevo after consuming alcohol, with a breath concentration of 2.34 parts per million, reports the Regional Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in Lovech.

The man was detained in the regional administration in Ugarchin and work on the case continues.

Fast-track proceedings have been initiated against him.

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For a period of up to 24 hours, a 49-year-old woman who drove after consuming alcohol, with a concentration in exhaled air of 2.01 parts per million, was also detained at the regional office in Lovech. 

The police also state that specialized police operations in the area continue. 

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