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Police: Intoxicated driver facing child neglect charge

Esther Pullom
Esther Pullom(Vanderburgh County Jail)
Updated: Jun. 17, 2021 at 8:32 AM CDT
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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - Evansville Police say a child was in the car with an intoxicated driver.

Police say they were called to E. Virginia Street late Wednesday afternoon because witnesses spotted a woman who could barely stand and had blurred speech.

Officers say they found 44-year-old Esther Pullom in an SUV.

They say she failed field sobriety testes and had a blood alcohol level over the legal limit.

Pullom faces neglect of a dependent and intoxicated driving charges.

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