71-year-old woman charged with drunk driving - WFSB 3 Connecticut

71-year-old woman charged with drunk driving

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LEDYARD, CT (WFSB) -

Police in Ledyard said they arrested a 71-year-old woman for drunk driving and driving without a valid license.

They said Constance V. Konyves was found to be speeding southbound on Route 12 just before 1:30 a.m. on Friday.

Officers said she was going 64 mph in a 45 mph zone.

When they stopped her, they said they could smell the alcohol on her breath.

They also determined that she'd been driving without a valid Connecticut driver's license.

Konyves was taken into custody and released on a non-surety bond.

She was charged with speeding, operating a vehicle without a valid license and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol.

She's scheduled to face a judge in New London Superior Court on Aug. 26.

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