DUI checkpoints scheduled this weekend

Police will man DUI checkpoints this weekend, on the lookout for impaired drivers during the holiday season.  There will be a multi-jurisdictional checkpoint in Georgetown on Saturday night.  Since Thanksgiving, there have been more than 70 alcohol related crashes injuring 54 people and killing three.  More than 300 people have been arrested for DUI since the start of the holiday Checkpoint Strikeforce DUI campaign. 

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