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Jacksonville checkpoint nets 5 for DWI, 17 drug violation charges

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JACKSONVILLE, N.C. - Officers charged 5 with DWI at a checkpoint Saturday night.

Jacksonville police set up the station on US 17S near the Highway Patrol office.

“DWI enforcement is directly correlated to reducing traffic fatalities and injuries in which alcohol is involved” said Lieutenant Sean Magill, a supervisor in the agency’s Field Operations Division.

The checkpoint also led to 17 drug violation charges, 7 Driving With License Revoked charges, and 6 No Operator License charges, among others.

Charges from Traffic Stops

Total #

DWLR

7

No Operator License

6

Under 21 DWI

2

Regular DWI

5

Aid and Abet DWI

2

Open Container

3

Child Restraint Violation

1

All Other Traffic Violations

4

Drug Violations

17( 10 Felony, 7 Misd)

Wanted Persons

4


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