Tamworth court hears drink driver was trying to get his dog help for brown snake bite symptoms

Anna Falkenmire
By Anna Falkenmire
Updated June 2 2022 - 12:46am, first published May 25 2022 - 9:00am
SENTENCED: The man fronted Tamworth court earlier this week on a mid-range drink driving charge. Photo: File

A DRINK driver who got behind the wheel after a few beers was desperately trying to get help for his dog of more than a decade after it started showing brown snake bite symptoms.


Anna Falkenmire

Anna Falkenmire


Anna Falkenmire is a senior journalist at the Northern Daily Leader in Tamworth, reporting mostly on court and crime. Story tips are always welcome at afalkenmire@northerndailyleader.com.au and you can keep up with her stories via @annafalky on Twitter.