• Police: 15 charged with DWI at Park Road checkpoint

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    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - According to police, 15 drivers are facing DWI charges.

    The charges came after CMPD's DWI checkpoint on Park Road in south Charlotte on Saturday night.

    One car had to be towed, 11 drivers were found behind the wheel without a license, five were ticketed for driving with licenses revoked.

    Altogether, 53 drivers were charged.

    The Charlotte bar scene was packed on Saturday for St. Patrick's Day, but police said there were no major issues.


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