Crime & Courts

45 motorists charged with DWI over Labor Day

State Highway Patrol troopers charged 45 motorists with driving while impaired over the Labor Day weekend in a nine-county region including Mecklenburg, Union, Gaston and Cleveland counties.

Troopers issued nine drug-related charges and 1,042 total charges and citations in the region during the statewide “On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink & Drive” Labor Day campaign Sept. 4-6. Joe Marusak