A DRIVER has been ordered to pay over £1,000 after failing to provide police information about his identity.

Jason Neish, of Buckland Avenue, Slough, was stopped on April 12 this year in Sidcup and asked for information about his identity under the Road Traffic Act 1988.

He was alleged to have been guilty of an offence. However, the 48-year-old failed to provide the information required.

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At Lavender Hill Magistrates Court last month, he was found guilty in his absence and was fined £660.

He was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £264 and court costs of £85.

Neish’s driving record was also endorsed with six penalty points.

The total amount to pay is £1,009.