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11 arrested in Charlotte DWI checkpoint overnight

A police checkpoint in Charlotte at 5th Street and N. Caldwell Street resulted in 11 motorists being arrested on DWI charges overnight Friday to SDaturday.

The checkpoint was conducted from 11 p.m. until 3 a.m.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report these arrests and citations:

DWI - 11; seatbelt violation - one; suspended license: 12; no operators license - 12; open container violation - four; inspection violations - five; registration violations - five; other traffic violations - six; misdemeanor drug violations - two. Joe DePriest

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