Police Briefs

Grenfell man Robert Hayes has been fined $300 and disqualified from driving for 6 months after being caught drunk behind the wheel. The 51-year-old was sentenced at Cowra Local Court on March 7 for mid-range drink driving. According to police,  Hayes was stopped on Mary Gilmore Way about 1am on December 28. He failed a breath test and was taken to Grenfell Police Station where he returned a reading of .142,  Hayes’ licence was formally suspended.