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CPSO Release Results of DWI and Seatbelt Checkpoint

On Friday, July 26, the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Officeconducted a DWI checkpoint and a seatbelt checkpoint at the 3300 block of South Manchester Road in Iowa to target individuals driving under the influence of alcohol and/or narcotics, as well as, people who are not wearing their seatbelt.

Twenty-five (25) vehicles were checked; one (1) field sobriety test was administered; three (3) citations were issued; and the following one (1) person was arrested for DWI:

Shontel Pappillion, 45, 1655 P.E. Daigle Road, Iowa

The following citations were issued:

  • two (2) for speeding
  • one (1) for no driver’s license


Participating in this checkpoint was the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission.