BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A multi-agency sobriety checkpoint was conducted Thursday night between 11 p.m. and 3 a.m. in the 3700 block of Nicholson Dr. near S Stadium Dr.
Two DWI arrests were made, as well as tickets issued for other various violations. The results of the checkpoint are as follows:
- Vehicle screened: 592
- Standardized field sobriety tests conducted: 21
- Seat belt violations: 9
- Child restraint violations: 1
- Other violations: 16
- Misdemeanor arrests: 4
- Felony arrests: 1
- DWI arrests: 2
The checkpoint was conducted as part of an ongoing effort to combat drunk driving.