New Canaan woman charged with DUI with child in vehicle
Published 1:03 pm, Monday, November 1, 2010
Debbie K. Perron, 49, of Weed Street was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, risk of injury to a minor and failure to carry insurance at 6:15 p.m. Oct. 28.
Police were dispatched to the scene of a minor accident on Weed Street, and the officer allegedly detected a strong odor of alcohol coming from Perron, whose child was in the vehicle.
After conducting a few field sobriety tests, the officer placed Perron under arrest.
She did not post her $500 bond and was taken to court the following morning, police said.