Sharon B. Rotunda, 46, of 52 Osbourn Place, Norwalk, was arrested Nov. 20 on charges of driving while intoxicated, speeding and possession of less than half an ounce of marijuana.

A New Canaan officer conducting radar checks saw Rotunda traveling south on Smith Ridge Road at a rate of speed, police said. When the officer stopped the car, he smelled a strong odor of alcohol coming from the vehicle and noted that Rotunda had other signs of intoxication, such as glossy and bloodshot eyes, police said.

She was administered a field sobriety test, which she failed, police said. Police said a small amount of marijuana was found in Rotunda's coat pocket.

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She was held in lieu of $500 and was scheduled to appear in court Nov. 21.