Woman charged with Leandra's Law in Alden

 

 

NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


  
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 

On February 18, 2018 Troopers observed a vehicle speeding and failing to stop at a stop sign while on Crittenden Rd, Alden.  The driver, Deanna Carhart, 47 of Alden failed field sobriety tests and was arrested for DWI.  There was a 9-year-old child in the vehicle.  The child was turned over to a family member.  Carhart provided a breath sample of .10%.  She was charged with aggravated DWI with a child (Leandra's law), a felony and released with a return court date in Alden Court.