San Diego Police arrested six people Sunday on suspicion of driving while drunk during an overnight checkpoint in the East Village.
The checkpoint was conducted from 11 p.m. Saturday to 3 a.m. Sunday by officers from the San Diego Police Department Traffic Division, according to Officer John Perdue.
Of the 1,765 vehicles that went through the checkpoint at 1400 G Street, 526 vehicles were screened, Perdue said. Fifteen drivers were evaluated, he said.
Two drivers were cited for operating an unlicensed vehicle or driving with a suspended or revoked license, the officer said. Eight vehicles were impounded.
The police department will conduct another checkpoint or saturation patrol Sunday, Perdue said.
— City News Service
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