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Erratic Driving Stop Leads To DUI Charge For Greenwich Woman

West Putnam Avenue/Holly Hill Lane in Greenwich
West Putnam Avenue/Holly Hill Lane in Greenwich Photo Credit: Google Maps

A woman from Greenwich is facing DUI charges after an erratic driving stop, police say.

Greenwich Police say they received an anonymous report of a blue Honda operating erratically on the western side of town on Sunday, April 28 around 12 a.m.

Officers allegedly located the vehicle parked and running in a nearby apartment complex.

Further investigation revealed that the driver, identified as 54-year-old Juanita Kovach, had glassy, red eyes and an alcoholic odor, according to police.

Kovach was also unable to concentrate or stand up without assistance, police say.

Kovach was arrested and charged with operating under the influence. She was unable to post bond and was scheduled to appear in court on Monday, April 29.

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