Approximately 500 cars passed through the checkpoint, which was held in the 1300 block of Chestnut Street for a five-hour period on Friday, Sept. 27, police say.
In addition, Emmaus Police report the following:
- At least 20 operators were tested on site for suspicion of DUI. Nine of these were later processed for DUI.
- In addition to DUI, one of the nine arrests included narcotics.
- In addition to DUI, a separate operator of the nine arrested for DUI was a minor (underage).
- A separate traffic arrest was made for Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.
- A separate non-traffic arrest was made for Underage Drinking.