Pennsylvania Woman Charged After Allegedly Driving Drunk

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FRENCH CREEK – A Pennsylvania woman is facing DWI Leandra’s Law charges after allegedly driving drunk with a 10-year-old passenger.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says Latasha Myers, 38, of Erie, PA, was pulled over on Route 474 just after 1 a.m. on Monday for a traffic infraction.

Through investigation, deputies allege Myers was operating the vehicle under the influence of alcohol with a 10-year-old in her car.

Myers was taken into custody and charged with DWI, DWI per se, DWI Leandra’s Law, unlicensed operator and moved from lane unsafely.

The 10-year-old, deputies say, was returned to family members in PA.

Myers was transported to Chautauqua County Jail to be arraigned through the centralized arraignment process.


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