12-year-old boy calls 911 after mom allegedly drives him home drunk

CREATED May 9, 2014

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RACINE COUNTY - A 12 year-old boy called 911 after he said his mom was drunk and drove him home from school. 

According to a criminal complaint, Pauline Sanders told investigators she is an alcoholic and had finished a bottle of vodka at 10 a.m. that morning.  The 12 year old called deputies after 6 p.m.

Sander's son and daughter told deputies Sanders was drunk and was throwing things around the house.
When deputies asked sanders to do a standard field sobriety test, she said  "You don't have to, I'm drunk."
Sanders blew a .216 into the breathalyzer.
She is being charged with disorderly conduct and OWI First Offense with a minor child in the vehicle.