City Woman Charged With Driving Drunk With Child In Tow; Cocaine Discovered In Back Seat

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JAMESTOWN-A city woman was discovered drunk and in the possession of cocaine, all while in the presence of a six-year-old child, during a Monday morning traffic stop in front of 540 Lakeview Ave. according to the Jamestown Police Department.

Vanessa M. Maldonado, 31, was reportedly charged with DWI, Aggravated DWI with a child (Leandra’s Law), Aggravated Unlicensed Operation, 7th degree Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Endangering the Welfare of a Child and multiple traffic violations.

Maldonado was reportedly transported to City Jail pending arraignment.

Police said CPS was notified.

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