Mom facing felony DWI charges for driving with son in car

A Central Islip mom will face felony DWI charges after police say she drove drunk with her little boy in the car. Police arrested Veronica

BOHEMIA - A Central Islip mom will face felony DWI charges after police say she drove drunk with her little boy in the car. Police arrested Veronica Austin, 22, last night after she crashed into the woods along Sunrise Highway North Service Road in Bohemia.

Austin?s 5-year-old son was treated for minor injuries at the hospital and released.

This afternoon, News 12 Long Island has confirmed that back in 2008, Austin was also arrested for DWI with her son in the car. Austin was arraigned on the new charges today.

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