Troopers: Drunk woman crashes car into store, flees

By Conor Mooney

Troopers: Drunk woman crashes car into store, flees

March 24, 2014 Updated Mar 24, 2014 at 2:05 PM EDT

Sherburne, NY (WBNG Binghamton) New York State Police arrested a woman they said crashed her car into a convenient store before fleeing the scene.

Troopers said Meridee Carpenter, 51, of New Berlin had a Blood Alcohol Content of .27 percent.

State police said she crashed her car into the Dollar General store on Main Street and took off.

Troopers later found her driving on Turnpike Road.

Officials charged her with aggravated driving while intoxicated.

She was issued tickets returnable to the Sherburne Town Court