Raleigh DWI checkpoint results in multiple charges
by WNCN Staff
RALEIGH, N.C. -
The Raleigh Police Department
said 43 law enforcement officers took part in a DWI checking station early
Saturday morning that resulted in multiple arrests.
The checking station was
conducted in the 2400 block of Glenwood Avenue between 12:30 a.m. and 3 a.m.,
Raleigh police reported the
checking station resulted in the following charges:
while impaired violations;
after consuming while under 21 violations;
1 aid &
abet driving while impaired violation;
while license revoked violations;
2 no operator
non-moving traffic violations;
3 drug law
criminal violations; and,
arrest warrants were served on suspects located during the project.
Representatives from police departments
in Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Wake Forest, and Wendell
participated, along with law enforcement officers from the N.C. State Highway
Patrol, the NCSU Police Department, and the Wake County Sheriff's Office,
according to Raleigh police.
Law enforcement on scene was
able to use a Breath Alcohol Testing (BAT) Mobile, and the Wake County
Magistrate's Office provided an on-site magistrate to support the operation.
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Question, comment or news tip? The WNCN main desk is happy to take your call and direct you to the appropriate department. Our station phone number is:919-836-1717 Our address is:1205 Front St. Raleigh, N.C.