NHP Arrests 5 on St. Patrick's Day

RENO, Nev. (AP) - The Nevada Highway Patrol says five people were arrested after St. Patrick's Day revelries in northern Nevada.

Only one was arrested for driving under the influence. Two were arrested on misdemeanor offenses, and two others on warrants.

Troopers stepped up enforcement activity from 6 p.m. Monday through 3 a.m. Tuesday.

In all, the NHP says 104 traffic stops were made.

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