Plainville mother arrested for DUI outside of daycare center

Photo: Plainville Police Department.

PLAINVILLE, Conn. (WTNH)– A Plainville mother is accused of driving drunk with her six-year-old daughter in the car.

Police responded to a report of a car driven by 34-year-old Amy Demaine crossing double lines and driving erratically. Police stopped Demaine after she pulled into the parking lot of a daycare center, where she was about to pick up one of her children.

Upon being stopped, police said Demaine told them she was frantically looking for another one of her children, her four-year-old daughter, who police found safe at home with her 13-year-old sister.

Related: Town council member ‘deeply regrets’ DUI charge

Police said Demaine failed six sobriety tests, and was placed under arrest.

She was charged with DUI, risk of injury to a minor and child endangerment while driving under the influence.

She was released on $5,000 bond, and is scheduled to appear in Bristol Superior Court on January 22.

WTNH NEWS8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Also, you can now block any inappropriate user by simple selecting the drop down menu on the right of any comment and selection "Block User" from there.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s