Mom accused of driving impaired with kid in car

A Brentwood mom is facing charges after a car crash in Middle Island. According to police, 35-year-old Sherry Acosta was driving high on prescription drugs Thursday with her baby in the car. Police say

News 12 Staff

Jul 20, 2007, 1:39 PM

Updated 6,203 days ago

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A Brentwood mom is facing charges after a car crash in Middle Island.
According to police, 35-year-old Sherry Acosta was driving high on prescription drugs Thursday with her baby in the car. Police say she rear-ended a car at a red light. No one was injured.
Acosta was charged with driving while impaired by drugs and endangering the welfare of a child. Police say Acosta has a prior DWI conviction.
The child was turned over to a relative and Child Protective Services was notified.


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