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19 arrested at sobriety checkpoint Wednesday

Posted at 6:49 AM, Nov 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-19 09:49:42-05

Police say they arrested 19 people for possibly driving under the influence on Wednesday night.

The arrests took place during a sobriety checkpoint near Paradise Road and Tropicana Avenue.

Nearly 6,000 vehicles passed through the checkpoint, which wrapped up at 3 a.m. Thursday.

More checkpoints are planned for Thursday night.