ILION, N.Y. – A Herkimer woman is facing several charges after Ilion police say she crashed while allegedly driving drunk with a child in her car last month.
Samantha E. Farley, 28, was charged with felony aggravated DWI with a child in the vehicle, under Leandra’s Law. The law makes it an automatic felony to drive drunk with a person 15 or younger in the vehicle.
Farley was also charged with the following misdemeanors and violations:
- Driving while intoxicated
- Driving with a blood alcohol level greater than .08%
- Endangering the welfare of a child
- Driving while using a mobile device
She received multiple traffic tickets, as well as an appearance ticket to return to court at a later date.