DWI checkpoint nets multiple arrests

DWI checkpoint nets multiple arrests

CALCASIEU PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Louisiana State Police Troop-D along with assistance from the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office and Sulphur Police conducted a sobriety checkpoint on Highway 90 near Sulphur Thursday night.

The checkpoint resulted in six DWI arrests including one with child endangerment, due to a seven year old child being in the vehicle.

Five people were charged with possession of marijuana, one with possession/use of Paraphernalia, and one with an open alcoholic beverage container.

17 other citations were issued:

2- No driver's license
2- Driving under suspension 
6- Motor Vehicle Inspection 
1- Careless Operation 
4- Insurance notice of violation
1- No Insurance
1- Improper Lane Usage

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