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Ten people face DWI charges in "Booze It & Lose It" campaign in Brunswick County

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This new mobile DWI processing unit was unveiled before the 2013 St. Patrick's Day Booze It and Lose It. This new mobile DWI processing unit was unveiled before the 2013 St. Patrick's Day Booze It and Lose It.

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Ten people were charged with driving while impaired Friday night as part of the "Booze It & Lose It" campaign conducted in Brunswick County.

Deputies set up checkpoints across the country for the St. Patrick's festivities.

According to the sheriff's spokeswoman, the following charges were filed:

DWI: 10

Under 21 DWI: 2

Seat belt: 4

Child seat: 2

DWLR (Driving While License Revoked): 1

NOL (No operator's license): 11

Drugs: 4

Motorcycle Endorsement: 1

Other:  17

During last year's statewide campaign, law enforcement officers made nearly 700 DWI arrests. This should serve as a reminder, DON'T DRINK AND DRIVE.

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