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Tri-City DUI Task Force arrest 14 in Yavapai County

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Fourteen people were arrested on suspicion of drunken driving during a St. Patrick's Day crackdown, the Tri-City DUI Task Force said.

The two-day enforcement involved 24 officers from the Prescott Police Department, Yavapai County Sheriff's Office, Prescott Valley Police Department and Chino Valley Police Department.

Officers made 160 traffic stops. Of the 14 arrested, two were nabbed for aggravated DUI, four were picked up for driving under the influence of drugs and six were charged with extreme DUI. 

The average alcohol concentration was found to be extremely high at .181, well over twice the legal limit.

The Tri-City DUI Task Force said it will continue to conduct high profile details throughout the year.

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