A Visalia man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving during a DUI checkpoint held on March 25 and March 26, Visalia police said.
Ronnie Romans, 28, was arrested after taking a field sobriety test, police said. The checkpoint was near Visalia Parkway and Woodland Street from 8:45 p.m. to 2:45 a.m.
During the six-hour checkpoint, 73 vehicles were checked and six field sobriety tests were given, Visalia police said. There were also three citations for unlicensed driving, three citations for driving on a suspended license, 15 citations on other offenses and three vehicles towed.
The police department will conduct more checkpoints aimed at deterring drinking and driving.
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For more information, contact Sgt. Damon Maurice at 559-713-4216.