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Nacogdoches PD: 38-year-old woman drove drunk with 2 children, ages 14, 12

Marisa Plesant (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail) Marisa Plesant (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

A Nacogdoches Police officer arrested a 38-year-old woman for allegedly driving drunk with two children, ages 14 and 12, in the vehicle with her late Sunday night..

Marisa Roshell Pleasant, of Nacogdoches, is still being held in the Nacogdoches County Jail on a state-jail felony driving while intoxicated with a child under the age of 15 charge and a Class C misdemeanor driving with an invalid license charge. No bail amount has been set at this time.

According to the Nacogdoches Police Department’s daily activity report, an NPD officer stopped Pleasant’s vehicle for a traffic violation at about 11:48 p.m. Sunday in the 1500 block of Timberlake Street.

Pleasant allegedly showed signs of being intoxicated and did poorly on a field sobriety test. She was arrested at the scene and taken to the county jail.

Sgt. Greg Sowell, a spokesman for the Nacogdoches Police Department, said, at this time, it is not known if Pleasant is related to the two children that were in the vehicle with her. The two teens were released to their family at their residence.

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