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Sobriety checkpoint scheduled Friday in Lafayette

Posted at 1:49 PM, Jul 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-08 14:49:45-04

The Lafayette Police Department will conduct an OWI checkpoint Friday, July 12 between the hours of 9:00 pm and 3:00 am within the incorporated limits of Lafayette.

The purpose of the checkpoint is to target impaired drivers under the influence of alcohol or any other dangerous substance.

Officers working the checkpoint will respond with zero tolerance to those drivers found to be under the influence.