Seven Detained in Saturday DUI Check-Lane
KSAL News - Mon 08:02 PM 04/23/2012
A weekend check-lane nets one DUI arrest. According to Saline County Sheriff, Glen Kochanowski, deputies set up a check-lane from 11pm Saturday through 2am Sunday in the 400 block of N. Broadway.
Sheriff Kochanowski tells KSAL News that during that 3-hour period, 107 vehicles drove through the check-lane prompting seven drivers to be detained. Average delay time per car was 34-seconds.
Deputies found three people with open containers of alcohol, two minors in possession of alcohol and made one DUI arrest. 34-year-old Mauricio Hernandez-Rodriquez of Salina was arrested for driving under the influence. Deputies say he has a prior DUI conviction and had an open container in his vehicle.