Traffic offences were issued to a driver of a luxury car in Whitefield yesterday after they were found to be causing "concern" to other road users.

A Ferrari was stopped by police on patrol in Higher Lane, Whitefield, yesterday evening after the car was found to have illegal windows and plates.

Police spoke to the driver after finding the Ferrari had illegal window tints and front and rear plates.

The driver was handed a traffic offence report for both the illegal window tints and illegal front and rear plates with the driver telling police that they would remove the tints before being allowed to drive away.

A post on GMP Bury North's Facebook page said: "Officers on patrol earlier this evening spotted this Ferrari causing concern on Higher Lane, Whitefield.

"Driver stopped and spoken to and found to have illegal window tints and front and rear plates.

"Traffic Offence Report issued for both offences and driver ensured tints removed before driving away."