New York State Police arrested a woman in Westchester following a brief pursuit after she was stopped for multiple traffic violations and alleged DWI.
Idalisa Roman, 40, of the Bronx, was arrested around 12:10 a.m., Monday, Jan. 2, after state police attempted to stop her vehicle on I-287 in the town of Harrison, said the state police.
Roman failed to comply, and a brief pursuit ensued. Once the vehicle stopped, it was determined that the driver, Roman was intoxicated, state police said.
Roman was taken into custody, where her blood alcohol level was found to be at a .18 percent, or twice the legal limit.
She was charged with:
- Aggravated driving while intoxicated
- Reckless driving
- Reckless endangerment
- Unlawful fleeing a police officer
- Obstructing governmental administration
Roman was released with appearance tickets returnable to the Town of Harrison Court on Tuesday, Jan. 19.
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