The deputy leader of a Nottinghamshire council is dealing with a sequence of expenses after being stopped by police.
Officers noticed a car travelling “at velocity” in Outram Street, Sutton-in-Ashfield, at 21:50 BST on Thursday.
Thomas Hollis, who represents Huthwaite and Brierley on Ashfield District Council, was arrested shortly after.
The 27-year-old has since been charged with driving with out due care and a focus, obstructing police and resisting arrest.
Mr Hollis of, Windmill Close, Sutton-in-Ashfield, has been launched on conditional bail and is because of seem at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court on 5 February.
The council has been approached for remark.
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