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BPD holds DUI and license checkpoint

Posted at 4:44 AM, Jan 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-25 07:44:33-05

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department held a DUI checkpoint Friday night.

Officials screened over 1,400 cars on Calloway Drive near Brimhall Road.

Police said one person was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Four drivers were cited for driving without a license and six motorists were found driving on a suspended license.

If you suspect anyone is driving under the influence - call 911 right away.