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DUI checkpoint yields multiple arrests, dozens of citations

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) - The Franklin County DUI Task Force conducted a sobriety checkpoint Friday that resulted in three DUI arrests and dozens of citations.

The DUI checkpoint was held from 8:00 p.m. until 12:30 am on Saturday at Cleveland Avenue and Wallcrest Boulevard.

The combined results are as follows:

Total Vehicles in the Zone 1283

Total Vehicles Checked 332

Total Vehicles Diverted 37

DUI Arrest(s) Made 3

Total Number of Citations Issued 23

▪ Driver License Violators 12

▪ Vehicle Registration Violations 1

▪ Restraints Citations 2

Traffic Warnings 18

Vehicle Impounds 5

Misdemeanor arrests 4

Felony Arrest 2

Stolen gun recovered 1

Gun recovered (from intoxicated

driver) 1

 


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