Woman charged with DUI with child in car
Published 3:08 pm, Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Sheri Martin, 39, of Fairfield was charged with driving under the influence Tuesday.
Officers were dispatched to check on a report of a possible intoxicated driver near the intersection of Post Road East and Bulkley Avenue North.
When officers arrived, they said they smelled a "strong odor" of alcohol on Martin's breath.
There was also a child passenger in the vehicle, police said.
Martin was charged with operating under the influence of drugs or alcohol, risk of injury to a child and failure to signal property/grant the right-of-way.
Bond was set at $4,500 and she is scheduled to appear May 24 in Norwalk Superior Court.