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One person arrested at DUI checkpoint held Saturday in Bakersfield

Posted at 8:50 AM, Sep 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-09 11:55:53-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — One person is facing DUI charges now after getting arrested during a checkpoint held by Bakersfield Police over the weekend.

The DUI and license checkpoint was held Saturday night from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Sunday. Over 590 vehicles were screened in Central Bakersfield on Oak Street near 19th Street.

Four drivers were cited for driving without a license and four drivers were cited for driving on a suspended license.