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BPD arrests one person for a DUI during Tuesday's checkpoint

Posted at 4:20 PM, Aug 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-29 19:20:01-04

Of the 1,403 vehicles screened by officers in the DUI/License checkpoint in Southwest Bakersfield on Tuesday, one person was arrested for a DUI.

Eight drivers were detained to be further evaluated to determine their sobriety level. Officers also cited 16 people for driving without a license and 16 found driving on a suspended license.