Manatee saturation patrol collars 2 DUI arrests

October 27, 2013 

MANATEE — Two motorists were charged with driving under the influence during a countywide DUI saturation patrol this weekend.

The patrol started at 6 a.m. Saturday, according to a Manatee County Sheriff’s Office report.

Besides the two DUI arrests, one person was arrested for a misdemeanor and 31 citations were handed out, including 22 for speeding, the report states.

There were nine other citations for traffic violations.

There were also 12 written warnings and five correction cards for defective equipment.

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