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Five charged with DUI in Pa. during sobriety checkpoint

June 07, 2010

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Five people were charged with driving under the influence during a sobriety checkpoint conducted on U.S. 11 between Minnich and Cornertown roads Friday night and Saturday morning, Pennsylvania State Police said.

Troopers stopped 159 motorists between 11 p.m. Friday and 3 a.m. Saturday, police said. In addition to the DUI arrests, one person was charged with public drunkenness and disorderly conduct, police said.

Thirty-four warnings were issued for vehicle code infractions, including not wearing seat belts, not having driver's licenses or registration cards, broken headlights and inspection violations, police said.

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