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Excise Officers Arrest 211 at Indianapolis 500

Indiana State Excise Police officers arrested 211 people on 250 charges this weekend around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Most of those arrested were charged with alcohol and drug-related offenses.

Excise officers patrolled inside and near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Most arrests were made Saturday night during the Jason Aldean concert and on the streets near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Last year, excise officers arrested 181 people on 214 charges, most for illegal possession or consumption of alcohol.