Modesto Police: 5 Arrested for DUI at Checkpoint

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In place for only six hours Saturday, a Modesto Police checkpoint resulted in five DUI arrests.

The checkpoint was at McHenry and Frances Avenue from 9:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. Police say 574 cars were screened.

Of those 574 cars, five were arrested for DUI. One person was arrested on drug charges, another eight were either arrested or cited for driving while unlicensed or having a suspended license and two others were arrested on different charges.

Modesto Police say their next checkpoint will be this Saturday.

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