Police seize newly purchased car, because the owner had been BANNED from driving

The car, which was seized in Matlock
The car, which was seized in Matlock

A man had his newly purchased car seized by police - because he has been disqualified from driving.

A tweet from Derbyshire Road Policing Unit said: "Matlock. Disqualified from driving. Decides to buy a car today. Gets it taken off him today."

The incident happened in Matlock last night. (January 10)