NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - A DPS trooper arrested a Garrison woman accused of driving drunk with a child passenger Tuesday night in Nacogdoches County.
Karlie Rae Case, 24, is charged with state-jail felony DWI with child.
According to DPS, a trooper was dispatched to US 59 north of Nacogdoches in an attempt to locate a possible intoxicated driver, in which the information came from a person following her vehicle. While the trooper was on the way, he learned Case had pulled into a home on County Road 130.
The trooper arrived at the home and reported that Case had multiple signs of intoxication and performed poorly on a field-sobriety test.
Case had been driving with a four-year-old girl, who was released to the custody of a family member.
As of noon Wednesday, Case's bail had not yet been set.