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Bystanders stop mom and grandma from possibly driving drunk with kids: Cops
Bob Bruton, QMI Agency
First posted: Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:12 AM EDT | Updated: Thursday, October 30, 2014 11:33 AM EDT
BARRIE, Ont. Bystanders blocked two suspected drunk women, a mother and grandmother, from loading children into a car and driving it Wednesday afternoon in the city's south end, police say.
Police received several calls at 4:25 p.m. about two drunk women.
When officers arrived on scene, they determined a mother, 29, and grandmother were intoxicated.
The mother was arrested and charged with being intoxicated in a public place.
She was taken to the police station to sober up.
Police made arrangements for a relative to pick up the children.
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