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Cops In Manitoba Pulled Over A Drunk Driver On His Lawn Mower Getting Smokes

He said he was being "responsible" by not driving a car.

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Police in Manitoba say they pulled over an impaired driver cruising down the street on his lawn mower to get smokes from a nearby gas station.

Manitoba RCMP / Via Facebook: rcmpmb

The Manitoba RCMP said they pulled over the 41-year-old man and his 39-year-old female passenger on Saturday night in Headingley, a small community west of Winnipeg.

The pair were headed toward the highway on a John Deere riding mower when they were stopped by police.

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