#parent | #kids | Live: Ex-Leicester City player Tom Lawrence and Derby County’s Mason Bennett in court over drink driving charges

Ex-Leicester City player Tom Lawrence has pleaded guilty this morning over drink driving charges.

Lawrence, who played for the Foxes from 2014 to 2017, is attending court alongside Derby County’s Mason Bennett.

The footballers were arrested shortly before midnight on Tuesday September 24 following a crash in Allestree, Derby, reports DerbyshireLive .

A picture released by Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit showed a Range Rover significantly damaged after crashing into a lamppost.

The incident happened near where the A6 has its junction with Burley Lane.

Officers from the force revealed both men would appear at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court today.

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