The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary nabbed a driver owing a lot in fines in the downtown St. John’s area around 11 p.m. Wednesday.
When the 27-year-old was pulled over on Water Street. officers found that he owed $29,000 in outstanding fines.
He was charged with no licence, no insurance, driving an unregistered vehicle and having false licence plates on it.
He was held for court this morning and his vehicle was impounded.