80°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Tue
82°
62°
20%
Wed
84°
65°
10%
Thu
84°
68°
60%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

DWI checkpoint results In five DWI arrests

3 years ago Thursday, March 31, 2011 9:03:29 AM CDT March 31, 2011 Thursday, March 31 2011 Mar 31, 2011 in News
Source: BRPD

BATON ROUGE - Police arrested five people and checked 159 vehicles during a sobriety checkpoint overnight in Baton Rouge.

Cpl. L'Jean McKneely said officers conducted the checkpoint on the 2800 block of Brightside Drive, south of the LSU campus.

He said of the vehicles checked, 17 field sobriety tests were administered and five people were arrested in suspicion of driving while intoxicated.

Officers also issued 16 traffic citations and made one other misdemeanor arrest.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
81°
60°
Tue
82°
62°
Wed
84°
65°
Thu
84°
68°
Fri
88°
63°