Mom busted driving drunk with toddler in car

Mom busted driving drunk with toddler in car

SOLON, OH (WOIO) - A 42-year-old Maple Heights mom was busted for driving drunk with her unrestrained toddler in the car.

It happened Monday just before 8 p.m. in the area of Harper Road in Solon.

Concerned drivers called police to report an impaired driver. The plate given to dispatch revealed that the owner had an active arrest warrant.

An officer discovered the car in question on Harper near Cannon Road and initiated the stop to find that the owner, Arlene A. Fields, was driving and apparently intoxicated.

Additionally, her unrestrained 2-year-old daughter was climbing around in the back seat.

Fields was charged with ovi, endangering children, failure to have the child in a safety seat and held on the arrest warrant for Maple Heights Police.

She submitted to a breath test with a result of .193.

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