Investigation.- - don't let fat tuesday turn into- sorry wednesday.- that's what biloxi police is- urging drivers as - mardi gras season kicks off thi- week.
- biloxi police will be holding - random- checkpoints throughout the city- over the holiday- season.
- these checkpoints are to ensure- that everyone - is driving sober with all of th- balls and parades - that are taking place.- they will not only be checking- for sobriety, but - also if you have a valid- driver's license and- are wearing your seatbelt.- we spoke with major chris de- back of biloxi police and he- says they want everyone to enjo- mardi - gras, but while making safe - decisions.- - major de back:"during different events, you have the mardi gras- balls and - parades and everything else.- people are certaintly out there- and enjoying- themselves and they partake in- alcoholic beverages.
We're just- asking that they either - have a designated driver, call - cab.
You know be safe and - responsible.
That's - what these checkpoints are for,- to keep everybody safe and make- sure- everybody has a good time doing- it."
- - - so again, make sure to have a - designated driver, call a - cab, uber or lyft.- if you are not sober its not a- good