Two Poway Drivers Arrested on Suspicion of Drunken Driving

The drivers were arrested at a Saturday night checkpoint.

Two drivers were arrested on suspicion of drunk driving at a Poway checkpoint on Saturday night.

Deputies from the San Diego County Sheriff's Department also arrested one driver for an active misdemeanor warrant for a previous DUI and issued nine citations, according to officials.

A total of 1,891 vehicles drove through the checkpoint between 6 p.m. Saturday and 1:15 a.m. Sunday and 1,076 vehicles were screened in the primary inspection area. Another 39 vehicles were sent to a secondary inspection area.

The checkpoint was funded through a grant by the California Office of Traffic Safety.

Another checkpoint is scheduled for Aug. 31.

Jason August 26, 2012 at 07:35 PM
So where was the checkpoint this time?
Timber August 26, 2012 at 09:14 PM
"Sheriff’s Department Poway Station conducted a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint for eastbound traffic on Poway Road at the intersection of Oak Knoll Road" http://www.sdsheriff.net/
Rick Mueller August 28, 2012 at 12:58 AM


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