A police checkpoint in south Charlotte resulted in 12 motorists being arrested on DWI charges overnight.

The checkpoint was conducted from 11 p.m. Thursday until 3 a.m. Friday at Park Road and Kenilworth Avenue.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report these arrests and citations: DWI – 12; open container law violation – 4; no operator’s license – 3; vehicle equipment, inspection – 20; drug charges – 1; DWI vehicle seizure – 1. Steve Lyttle

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