Mother Accused Of Picking Son Up While Drunk
AUSTIN, Minn. (WCCO) – A Minnesota mother has been charged after allegedly being drunk when she picked up her son from school.
Police arrested 40-year-old Gina Mason at Woodson Elementary School in Austin on Wednesday.
Officers received a tip that she was on her way to the school to pick up her son. The tip caller said Mason was drunk.
Police say she failed a field sobriety test, and a preliminary breath test indicated she was over the legal limit to drive.
Authorities say third-degree driving while intoxicated charges against Mason are pending.