Woman four times over legal drinking limit arrested

20.06.2018 11:15
By: Matthew Higgs

She went into her vehicle and started up the engine


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - A 38-year-old woman is facing charges after being in control of a vehicle while being intoxicated four times over the legal limit.

Police say on Tuesday morning around 10:00 a.m., a woman left a bar on the 800 Block of Pacific Avenue and then walked over to a parking lot east of the building.

Officers said she appeared to be intoxicated and she went into her vehicle and started up the engine.

They arrested her and charged her with care and control while impaired.

Police say she was taken back to the station to provide breath samples, and it turned out she was four times over the legal limit.

She was also taken to BRHC for medical clearance, even though she was not in any medical distress.

She will be in court on June 28.