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A single motorist was arrested in Delano on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol during a four-hour sobriety checkpoint Friday night, police reported Saturday.

A news release Saturday from the Delano Police Department said 584 vehicles passed through the checkpoint on the eastbound lane of the 1200 block of Cecil Avenue. It said 20 vehicles were screened between 8 p.m. and midnight.

A total of 10 citations were issued for violations ranging from misdemeanors to traffic infractions.

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"it said 20 vehicles were screened between 8 pm and Midnight "

Really only 20 ?? Where were they at Carl's Jr, Starbucks or McDonald's ??


Glad that motorist was apprehended.

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