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Joel Benjamin Parry sentenced to good behaviour for drink driving at Upper Manilla near Split Rock Dam after court told of blue-green algae poisoning

Anna Falkenmire
October 6 2022 - 5:30am
The court heard the pair were fishing at Split Rock Dam, near Manilla. File picture by Gareth Gardner
The court heard the pair were fishing at Split Rock Dam, near Manilla. File picture by Gareth Gardner

BLUE-GREEN algae poisoning may have affected a fisherman's blood alcohol reading after he was caught drink driving near Split Rock Dam, a court has heard.

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Anna Falkenmire

Police and crime reporter at the Newcastle Herald. Email: afalkenmire@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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