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DUIs Up A Week After Holiday Weekend

After having a successful Maximum Enforcement Weekend over Memorial Day, the CHP encountered more DUIs this past weekend. CHP Officer Greg Tassone says that the number of collisions also increased.
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One DUI arrest had special circumstances of concern attached to it. The incident occurred just after midnight early Sunday morning on southbound highway 49. Officer Tassone says Sheriff’s deputies witnessed a 38 year old woman swerving all over the road almost driving off of the road several times. Deputies initiated a stop and determined alcohol may be involved and the CHP was called.
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As a result of the DUI and child being in the car, a charge of willful cruelty to a child was added to the drivers charges.

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