Sheriff’s Department Arrests 8 at WeHo DUI Checkpoint

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A sheriff’s DUI and driver’s license checkpoint in West Hollywood resulted in eight arrests, authorities said today.

Of the 781 vehicles that went through the checkpoint at San Vicente at Beverly boulevards on Friday, 593 drivers were checked out, according to Detective Daniel Dail of the sheriff’s Traffic Services Detail.

Of them, three people were arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol and one person each for suspicion of driving under the influence of marijuana and driving under the influence of alcohol and marijuana.

Two people were arrested on suspicion of possessing narcotics, one driver whose license had been revoked was arrested, and one vehicle was impounded for 30 days. Four vehicles were stored for one day, Dail said.