DUI Checkpoint Memorial

Fresno, CA Family and friends of Jesse Velez Junior gathered at the checkpoint at Tulare and Chestnut in Fresno.

Velez died in 2007, when a drunk driver ran a stop sign near Biola and plowed into his van. Friday night's checkpoint was dedicated to the father and husband who was just 45-years –old. Velez' sister said her family will never get over this tragedy.

Officers arrested seven people and impounded 29 vehicles.

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