Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

He Drove to the Brothel Drunk and with Two Blown Tyres

Newspaper article The Daily Mercury (Mackay, Australia)

He Drove to the Brothel Drunk and with Two Blown Tyres

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Byline: Bruce McKean bruce.mckean@dailymercury.com.au

LUKE Andriopoulos drove to the Club 7 brothel at Paget with two tyres blown out.

In fact, all the rubber on the two tyres of the passenger side of his vehicle was gone and the aluminium rims were worn flat.

He left gouge marks in the concrete leading up to the rear car park; and he was drinking a bottle of rum.

So it was no surprise that management of Club 7 wouldn't let him in and phoned police when he became abusive.

Andriopoulos, 25, pleaded guilty in the Mackay Magistrate's Court yesterday to drink-driving (0.135 per cent) and driving without due care and attention, both at Paget on Sunday, October 10.

Police received a phone call from the management of Club 7 at 3.47am saying a male person had arrived driving on two wheels with both left tyres blown out, prosecutor Sergeant Sabine Scott said.

The driver also was drinking from a bottle of rum and was apparently drunk.

He had created a scene at the business by using obscene language and threatening words, management said. …

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