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Mo. Hwy. Patrol releases results of DWI checkpoint


The Missouri State Highway Patrol released the results of a sobriety checkpoint from last weekend.

The checkpoint was conducted at Missouri Highway 32 and Interstate 55/Route B from 10 p.m. on Saturday, August 18, to 3 a.m. on Sunday, August 19, 2012.

Troopers picked that location based on past arrests, incidents, and traffic crashes in the county.

A total of 324 vehicles were stopped during this five-hour operation. Members of the Missouri State Highway Patrol made the following enforcement contacts:

3 -- DWI arrests

1 -- seat belt summons

2 -- drug arrests

44 --warnings


To report a suspected intoxicated driver dial 911 or *55 on your cell phone.

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