DUI checkpoint sign
A DUI checkpoint in San Diego County. Courtesy sheriff’s department

A motorist was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of drugs during a DUI checkpoint, police said Saturday.

The checkpoint was held Friday between 6 p.m. and midnight at Second Avenue and Broadway, according to Escondido Police Department spokesman Kevin Toth.

Police cited 23 drivers for not having a license or having a suspended or revoked license, Toth said. Three drivers were cited for not having insurance.

–City News Service