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1 arrested for DUI, 43 cited at Escondido checkpoint

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ESCONDIDO (CNS) - One motorist was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and a total of 43 citations were issued during a driver's license/sobriety checkpoint Saturday in Escondido, police said Sunday.

Thirty-two citations were issued to unlicensed drivers, eight for motorists driving on suspended licenses and seven for motorists who had no insurance, according to a news statement from the Escondido Police Department.

Nine vehicles were also impounded during the checkpoint in the area of the 700 block of Grande Avenue, according to the news statement.

The Escondido Police Department did not release a start or conclusion time of the checkpoint.


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