Posted: Mar 12, 2013 4:04 PM by KATC
Lake Charles - On Saturday, March 9, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office conducted a DWI checkpoint at 2901 Westwood Road in Westlake to target individuals driving under the influence of alcohol and/or narcotics.
Five-hundred and sixty (560) vehicles were checked; sixteen (16) field sobriety tests were administered; five (5) citations were issued; and the following six (6) people were arrested for DWI:
Eric K. Leger, 33, 730 Jacob Scott Drive, Sulphur
Morgan L. Hatton, 27, 1800 Beglis Parkway, Sulphur
Stephen E. Taylor, 50, 913 Shafer Street, Westlake
Misty N. Jones, 29, 552 Thomas Road, Church Point
Raquel M. Trauth, 41, 1069 Idlebrook Drive, Moss Bluff, Sara D. Neugebauer, 34, 1829 N. Gabriel Square, Moss Bluff
The following citations were issued:
· two (2) for no headlights
· one (1) for expired motor vehicle
· one (1) for suspended Driver's license
· one (1) for open container
Participating in this checkpoint were the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office; Louisiana State Police-Troop D; and Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.