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Independence County Sheriff’s Department to conduct checkpoints this weekend

The Independence County Sheriff’s Department noted they will be conducting field sobriety checkpoints this weekend throughout the county.

The department says they will be utilizing the B.A.T. (Breath Alcohol Testing) Mobile to perform the checkpoints.

Sheriff Shawn Stephens’ says if you find yourself in line at a checkpoint, please be patient.

The sheriff’s department is trying to serve our county and ensure that people driving on the road are safe and sober, a Monday morning release from the department said.

Images via Independence County Sheriff’s Department

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