The Charlotte-Mecklenberg Police Department conducted a DWI checking station Friday night and early Saturday morning, netting 17 drunken drivers.
The station was on 7th Street, near McDowell. Officers also issued tickets for:
Driving with revoked license: 2.
No operator's license: 13.
Drug charges: 5.
Open container: 1.
Concealed weapon: 1.
Other (tags and inspections): 23.