Four arrested at New Year's Eve DWI checkpoint

LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - Four people were arrested for DWI on New Year's Eve during a DWI checkpoint setup in Carlyss.

During the checkpoint in Carlyss on Highway 27, 620 vehicles were checked for impaired drivers. Nine field sobriety tests were performed, and four people were arrested for DWI.

The following individuals were arrested for DWI during the checkpoint:

            Adam C. Granger, 25
            Robert E. Dronet, 48
            Daniel L. Marcantel, 52
            Jared W. Hayes, 25

All four of the people arrested are from Sulphur.

The DWI checkpoint was funded by a grant from the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission. The Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana State Police Troop D, the Calcasieu Parish District Attorney's Office, and the Lake Charles Police Department all participated in the checkpoint.

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