OVI checkpoint set for Friday in Trumbull Co.

HOWLAND, Ohio (WKBN) – The Trumbull County OVI Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint on Friday, August 14, according to an email from Warren Police Officer Ben Harrell.

The checkpoint will be conducted in the Howland-Warren area. Officers will be looking for intoxicated drivers.

Checkpoints are not designed to punish drivers but to educate the public, according to Harrell.

Harrell did not immediately specify where within the Howland-Warren area the checkpoint will take place, or at what hours of the day police would be on patrol for the checkpoint.



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