A car was seized by police in Hailsham after the bonnet was tied down with rope

Police said: “Tying your bonnet down with rope will not make your vehicle roadworthy, as the owner of this vehicle found out yesterday after being stopped by officers in #Hailsham.

The driver was issued with an immediate PG9 and the vehicle seized (PG9 is a roadworthiness prohibition notice, meaning you will no longer be able to drive your vehicle).

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