Over 225 arrests so far from DUI task force; 1 week to go

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Over 200 arrests so far

PHOENIX (AP) -- An Arizona task force targeting drunken drivers has arrested 228 people so far.

The Labor Day DUI task force, which began Aug. 15, lasts more than two weeks and ends on Labor Day, Sept. 1.

On Saturday night alone, 58 people were arrested for drunken driving.

Officers from 69 agencies are participating in the task force.

The average blood-alcohol content of the 228 people arrested by the task force so far was 0.15 percent, double Arizona's 0.08 limit.

Among those arrested were 46 minors.

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