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DWI Checkpoint in Wrightsville Beach

MAY 21, 2006 -- Police were in full force on Saturday night in an effort to get drunk drivers off the streets.

Wrightsville Beach police officers set up a checkpoint at both ends of the Wrightsville Beach Bridge. From midnight until 3:00 Sunday morning, officers checked all drivers, handing out several citations.

Police arrested five people for driving while impaired. They also handed out more than 30 other traffic violations including driving with a suspended license and seatbelt tickets.

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