2 OVI checkpoints in Youngstown set for Friday night

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Two OVI checkpoints and several saturation patrols will take place tonight and this weekend in Youngstown.

One checkpoint will be on Market Street at Ridge Avenue from 7-9 p.m. Friday.

The second checkpoint will be on South Avenue near Indianola Avenue from Friday at 10 p.m. to midnight.

The saturation patrols will take place in various unnamed spots throughout the weekend.

OVI checkpoints are funded by federal grants and conducted by the Mahoning County OVI Task Force, Ohio State Highway Patrol and local participating police departments.

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