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Yorktown Woman Charged With DWI

Yorktown police arrested a local woman for DWI Feb. 6.
Yorktown police arrested a local woman for DWI Feb. 6. Photo Credit: File

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Yorktown police have arrested Edith Coyle-Mishk, 52-year-old Yorktown resident for driving while intoxicated.

An officer on a routine patrol on Route 118 allegedly observed a vehicle driving erratically on Saturday, Feb. 6, at approximately 2:05 a.m., police report.

The officer conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle, and began an investigation, officials report.

At the conclusion of the investigation, the officer arrested Coyle-Mishk according to police.

Coyle-Mishk was transported to police headquarters for processing; she was charged with driving while intoxicated, an unclassified misdemeanor, failure to use a designated lane, a traffic infraction, and two counts of disobeying a traffic control device, both traffic infractions, police report.

After processing, the suspect was released on her own recognizance to a family member, officials report.

She is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court for arraignment on Tuesday, Feb. 16, according to police.

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