Woman with car trouble calls police, charged with DUI
Jane H. Delano, 55, of 312 Elm St., New Canaan, was arrested on Monday, March 25, on a charge of driving under the influence.
On Feb. 25, police were dispatched to Delano's residence, where she said she was having trouble with her car and needed a new battery, according to police. The officer noticed that her vehicle was running at the time, in neutral gear, said police, and that she appeared to be intoxicated. She was transported to the hospital for evaluation, according to police.
Police filed for a warrant for toxicology results, which concluded she had been under the influence.
She was released on $2,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday, April 4.