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Court for Carisbrook drink driver with hidden 5th passenger

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A P-plater from Carisbrook has lost her licence after blowing 0.11 in Melbourne's north on New Years Day.

The 18-year-old woman has also had her car impounded and will face Heidelberg Magistrates Court after Greensborough Police found a passenger in the boot.

Four other passengers were travelling inside the car, when she was pulled over in High Street Northcote at 9am on Tuesday. 

The woman will be charged with drink driving, carrying more than one person as a Probationary Licence Holder and carrying an unrestrained passenger in a part of a vehicle designed for the carriage of goods.