April 16, 2024
A DUI checkpoint in Escondido. Picture through @EscondidoPolice Twitter

Officers arrested three motorists throughout an in a single day driver’s license/sobriety checkpoint in Escondido, authorities stated Sunday.

Two motorists have been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and a 3rd was arrested on suspicion of violating phrases of his DUI probation, the Escondido Police Division reported.

The division additionally reported that 23 motorists have been cited for driving on a suspended license or not possessing a legitimate driver’s license.

The checkpoint at Centre Metropolis Parkway and Decatur Approach started at 5:45 p.m. Saturday and ended at 11:50 p.m., the place 738 motorists have been contacted.

Metropolis Information Service contributed to this text.