A WOMAN in Redditch has been fined £200 and given six penalty points on her driving licence for a mobile phone offence.

The Worcestershire operations patrol unit stopped and dealt with the driver as she was driving with her son in the town centre.

On Twitter, officers said: "Driver in Redditch stopped and dealt with for a mobile offence as she drove her son around the town centre.

"£200 fine/six points or a possible court appearance will be in the post."