Two motorists were arrested on suspicion of drunken driving and one person was arrested for resisting or delaying an officer during an overnight driver’s sobriety checkpoint in Escondido.

Thirty citations were issued to motorists driving unlicensed, nine for driving with a suspended license and eight for having no insurance during the checkpoint in the area of Valley Parkway and Juniper Street, according to a news statement Sunday from the Escondido Police Department.

Eleven vehicles were also impounded during the checkpoint, according to the news statement.

Police did not release the time the checkpoint was in operation.

— City News Service

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