Manatee DUI patrol results in five arrests

HERALD STAFF REPORTNovember 2, 2013 

MANATEE -- A DUI saturation patrol conducted by the Manatee County Sheriff's Office overnight Friday netted five arrests and 16 citations.

The sheriff's Traffic Unit conducted the county-wide patrol from 7:30 p.m. Friday through 3 a.m. Saturday.

It resulted in:

• Five total arrests -- three for DUI, one for another misdemeanor and one for a felony

• 16 citations -- 22 for unlawful speed and four for other traffic violations

• Nine written warnings

• One correction card for defective equipment

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