San Diego Sheriff's Department
A Sheriff’s traffic checkpoint. Photo credit: Courtesy, San Diego Sheriff’s Department

Two people were arrested for driving under the influence and one for drugs at a DUI and driver’s license checkpoint Friday night in San Marcos.

Deputies from the San Diego County Sheriff‘s San Marcos Station conducted the stops from 8 p.m. Friday to 2 a.m. Saturday in the 100 block of West Mission Road, said Sgt. Charles Morreale of the San Marcos Station.

In addition to the three arrests,  20 citations were issued for drivers who were unlicensed.

A total of 320 cars went through the checkpoint, Morreale said.

Chris Jennewein

Chris Jennewein is Editor & Publisher of Times of San Diego.