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Cornelius Police Department lists 22 arrests, citations issued at DWI checkpoint

Sept. 19. The Cornelius Police Department today released results from a DWI checkpoint officers conducted over the weekend in conjunction with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department, Davidson Police Department and Huntersville Police Department.

The checkpoint was conducted Saturday night, Sept. 17, between 11 p.m. and 2 a.m. at the intersection of Catawba Avenue and Westmoreland Road.

Cornelius police report that officers made the following 22 arrests and citations as a result of the checkpoint:

3 – Driving while impaired.
3 – Provisional driving while impaired.
1 – Open container.
2 – Driving while license revoked.
4 – Expired registration plate.
2 – Possession of marijuana.
2 – Possession of drug paraphernalia.
2 – No operators license.
2 – Careless and reckless driving.
1 – Consumption under 21 years of age.