Woman allegedly drove drunk with her children in car


PORTER, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Niagara County woman was arrested Tuesday for allegedly driving drunk with her two children in her vehicle.

Deputies were called to the Town of Porter on a complaint and stopped Sherry Krantz on Lutts Road shortly after 4 p.m. Officers determined the 41-year-old was intoxicated and had her children, ages 12 and 15, in her vehicle.

Krantz was arrested and charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law, first degree aggravated unlicensed operation, operating a motor vehicle without an interlock device and endangering the welfare of a child. Deputies say Krantz was also wanted on a warrant for second degree aggravated unlicensed operation.

After being arraigned, she was taken to the Niagara County Jail on $2,500 bail.

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