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Raleigh police charge dozens during overnight checkpoint

Posted October 11, 2014 9:02 a.m. EDT

— Raleigh police charged 32 people with driving drunk early Saturday while conducting a checkpoint in the 1000 block of South Dawson Street.

Law enforcement officials from Cary, Garner, North Carolina State University and the Wake County Sheriff's Office assisted with the checkpoint, which lasted from 12:30 to 2:45 a.m.

Six people were charged with driving without a license. Three warrants were served and two other people were charged with drug crimes.

The names of those charged during the checkpoint were not released.