CMPD make 16 DWI arrests at checkpoint on Park Road

A police checkpoint on Park Road near Archdale Drive resulted in 16 motorists being arrested on DWI charges overnight.

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

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police report these arrests and citations: DWI (under 21), 3; DWI (over 21) 13; driving while license revoked, two; no operator’s license, six; inspection violations, two; registration violations, 11; other traffic violations, one; misdemeanor drug charge, one; felony drug charge, one; other misdemeanor charges (weapons violations), two.

There were two DWI search warrants conducted for breath test refusals.

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