MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Police in Chaska say a woman who drove to pick up a relative jailed for DWI was herself arrested for drinking and driving.
The details of the “family reunion” were posted Wednesday in Chaska police’s community newsletter.READ MORE: Twin Cities Jazz Festival Returns In June
Police said the woman drove to Carver County Jail to pick up a relative who’d been arrested for DWI earlier in the day.READ MORE: Both Directions Of I-94 Closed Near Albany Following Fatal Crash, Serious Backup Collision
The woman was herself intoxicated, police said, and jail staff called officers to her location.
When officers confronted the woman, she failed field sobriety tests.MORE NEWS: COVID In Minnesota: Nearly 1,000 New Cases, 15 More Deaths Reported Ahead Of Expected Teen Vaccine Expansion
Police say she was arrested and charged with second-degree DWI.