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92 charges filed after DWI checkpoint in Wilmington

A DWI checkpoint on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway resulted in nearly 100 charges on Saturday night into Sunday morning. (Source: MGN Online) A DWI checkpoint on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway resulted in nearly 100 charges on Saturday night into Sunday morning. (Source: MGN Online)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A DWI checkpoint on Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway resulted in nearly 100 charges on Friday night into Saturday morning.

The WPD Traffic Unit were assisted by officers from several different agencies throughout southeastern, North Carolina, including:

NCDMV

NCSHP

Onslow County SO

New Hanover County SO

Brunswick County SO

Jacksonville PD

Whiteville PD

Leland PD

Carolina Beach PD

According to a press release from the WPD, the checkpoint resulted in a total of 92 charges, including:

1 vehicle seized from a repeat DWI offender

11 DWI

16 Driving with a Revoked License

5  No Driver License

25 Expired Registration

6  Possess Marijuana

3  Possess Drug Paraphernalia

2  Felony Drug Charges

1  Speed greater than 100mph

23 other charges

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