DUI Task Force arrests 50

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A total of 50 people were arrested on drunken driving charges by officers working for the Southern Arizona DUI Task Force on Friday and Saturday, December 19 and 20. Felony charges were brought against five people on Friday and 1 on Saturday, while misdemeanor arrests totaled 19 on Friday and 25 on Saturday.

There were also 31 underage drinking arrests made - 17 on Friday, and 14 on Saturday. The DUI Task Force will continue to be deployed through New Year's weekend.