Driver fined for poking in his ear

A motorist from Amstelveen has been fined €150 for poking in his ear because police insist he was using a mobile phone, the Telegraaf reports.

‘I offered to let them look in the phone’s call register but they refused and said I would have to fight it out in court,’ Simon de Bruin tells the paper.
De Bruin says he was simply trying to clear water from his ear after his morning shower.

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