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Seven drivers arrested at DUI checkpoint in Pacific Beach

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Seven people were arrested for suspicion of driving while intoxicated at a Pacific Beach DUI checkpoint, police said Saturday morning.

The checkpoint at 2600 Ingraham Street was conducted between 11 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. Saturday, said Officer Anthony Obregon of the San Diego Police Department.

Of the 625 vehicles that passed through the checkpoint, 245 vehicles were screened and 13 drivers were evaluated, the officer said.

One driver was cited for operating a vehicle without a license or while suspended or revoked, police said.

Two citations were issued and seven vehicles were impounded.

The SDPD was planning another checkpoint for Wednesday.

The checkpoint was funded by a grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety.


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