Columbus Mother Arrested for Driving Drunk with Child in Car
Updated: Monday, May 6 2013, 08:13 PM EDT
COLUMBUS (Ken Hines) -- A mother is in police custody after being caught driving drunk Monday afternoon with her young child in the car, according to investigators.
The 29-year-old driver is charged with OVI and child endangerment after being pulled over at Morse and Sinclair Roads. The woman was followed by a U.S. Marshal for more than 10 minutes before being stopped.
During the traffic stop, officers found a bottle of vodka in the vehicle, along with the woman's 4-year-old child, according to police.
Police have not confirmed the driver's identity, but told ABC 6/FOX 28 Monday's incident is not her first brush with the law.
The child is now under the supervision of his/her grandparents.