Jul 20, 2015 12:04 PM
264 stopped, 3 arrested at weekend sobriety checkpoint in Portsmouth
PORTSMOUTH – Portsmouth and state Police arrested two people during a weekend sobriety checkpoint.
264 drivers were screened.
Matthew Theriault, of Beverly, Mass., and Jo-Ann Irene Thompson, of Eliot, Maine, were arrested on Market Street.
Thompson was arrested for driving while intoxicated, possession of a controlled drug and transporting an open container of alcohol.
Theriault was also charged with driving with driving while intoxicated and transporting an open container of alcohol.
Both were released on bail.
A juvenile was also arrested and charged with transporting drugs in a motor vehicle, a misdemeanor and felony possession of a controlled drug with intent to distribute.