Please Keep in mind that the times listed below are based on the times in which tweets were received (according to the time in Oklahoma) – They do not necessarily represent the times of actual incidents. As Always, REMEMBER STAY SAFE!!
Before I get started with the transcript for Saturday Night’s Tweetalong (OkDuiCheckpoint) with the Oklahhoma County Sheriff here are a couple highlight photos (courtesy of @OkCountySheriff)
10:25 pm: Getting ready for #okduicheckpoint . pic.twitter.com/Mpm6o4FxPC
11:02 pm: OK is busy right now. pic.twitter.com/M07R2NLsWT
11:08 pm: So far we’ve had two no drivers licenses, and one expired tag. The tag was more than 2-years expired.
11:14 pm: Just recovered this from our first arrest at the #okduicheckpoint . Suspect will be booked on drug charges.
11:17 pm: 1st arrest of the night possession of drugs. pic.twitter.com/k4JZEX3BcV
11:26 pm: No drivers license and no insurance. We’ve seen several of these already tonight. pic.twitter.com/9RCWeBm1bO
11:31 pm: Deputies can swipe driver licenses at these kiosks for warrants, traffic issues, etc.
11:34 pm: Arrest for driving with a suspended license. pic.twitter.com/Wl4BtM8iGf
11:49 pm: Arrest for DUI-Drugs. pic.twitter.com/ntZQEPbnWh
11:52 pm: 437 vehicles have driven through the #okduicheckpoint so far. Those numbers include vehicles stopped & those that were waived thru.
11:55 pm: Drugs recovered from earlier field tested positive as methamphetamine. pic.twitter.com/EBwmWcWiM4
00:33 am: 580 vehicle’s have driven thru or stopped at the #okduicheckpoint .
00:43 am: We arrested two with a substantial amount of meth & cash with one had felony warrants.
00:45 am: All these tweets are rough on cell phone battery. Trying to charge up now.
01:10 am: An illegal u-turn leads to two arrests, drugs, handgun, and cash. facebook.com/media/set/?set…
01:20 am: No drivers license & no insurance.
01:22 am: #okduicheckpoint right now.pic.twitter.com/d8j04loNZ9
01:37 am: Another DUI arrest. He blew a .13 breathalyzer result, anything over .08 is a DUI. pic.twitter.com/6d10kv8jYD
01:53 am: Almost 2am, anyone still with us?
02:00 am: No drivers license & no insurance.
02:05 am : Passenger going to be booked for public intoxication. She also took a swing at a deputy. pic.twitter.com/BqSvRG7xCG
02:10 am: Driving with a suspended license. This is his 4th arrest for driving with a suspended. license. pic.twitter.com/DSIvUlHc8H
02:18am: 15 more minutes then I’m going to wrap this live-tweet up.
02:21 am: We will likely have results/stats from the #okduicheckpoint sometime late this afternoon. We will post them when we get them.
02:26 am: Refused breathilyzer license will be automatically revoked at least 6 months and he’s going to jail.
02:32 am: That’s it for me folks. Thanks for following our #okduicheckpoint. We hope it was informative. Good night or morning.