Deputies: Drunken driving suspect had 3 kids in car

CREATED Jul 21, 2014

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MILWAUKEE -- A Milwaukee woman was arrested Saturday evening after allegedly driving under the influence with her three children inside her car.

Milwaukee County Sheriff's officers arrested Lakesha Mitchell, 27, after they responded to a crash at the intersection of Lincoln Memorial Drive and Lagoon Drive around 6:45 p.m.

Investigation reveals the car struck a motorcycle from behind when it was stopped at a red light. Three children, ages 7, 3 and 6 months were in the car. There were no injuries.

Officers said Mitchell tested .23 on the PBT.

Mitchell faces a maximum of six months in jail if convicted of the charge issued.