East Hampton mom, Susan Swanson, accused of DWI with child in car in Hudson Valley

An East Hampton mom has been arrested and accused of driving while intoxicated with her son in the car in the Hudson Valley. Police say

Police say Susan Swanson, 47, was pulled over in a parking lot near Route 59 in Airmont last night.

Police say Susan Swanson, 47, was pulled over in a parking lot near Route 59 in Airmont last night. (3/29/13)

AIRMONT - An East Hampton mom has been arrested and accused of driving while intoxicated with her son in the car in the Hudson Valley.

Police say Susan Swanson, 47, was pulled over in a parking lot near Route 59 in Airmont last night.

Officials say an investigation by Ramapo police revealed that Swanson was operating the vehicle in an intoxicated condition.

Swanson was arrested, and police say her 12-year-old son was in the vehicle at the time.

Charges against Swanson include driving while intoxicated and driving while intoxicated with a child less than 16 years old.

Swanson is awaiting arraignment.

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