Woman accused of driving drunk with children in her vehicle

Woman accused of driving drunk with children in her vehicle
Sarah Granado (Source: Ector County Law Enforcement Center)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - One woman is behind bars accused of driving drug with children in a vehicle.

Sarah Granado, 31, was arrested on Wednesday night for driving while intoxicated with a child passenger.

Odessa police were called out to the 5000 block of North JBS Parkway in reference to a white Chevrolet Malibu running over cones in the street.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found the vehicle parked in the roadway.

A witness told police that they saw the Malibu swerve and hit the curb in front of a Starbucks before turning onto JBS Parkway and hitting the cones.

Authorities later identified Granado as the driver.

According to the report, as police were talking with Granado officers could smell a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her breath.

Police also reported they saw a six-month-old baby and a five-year-old female in the back seat.

Granado was taken into custody after failing field sobriety tests.

Child Protective Services were notified and the children were released to a family member.

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