PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Pittsburgh woman is facing charges following a traffic stop where police say they found two open cans of Budweiser on the floor, a marijuana grinder in the center console and four children unbuckled in the back seat.
Court paper work says an officer pulled Lakisha Borner over on Centre Avenue at Fullerton Street for vehicle and traffic violations. When the officer asked for her license, she allegedly told him she didn’t have one.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: Winter-Like Weather, Snow Flurries
The officer noticed she had bloodshot, glassy eyes and slurred speech, police say. The officer also noticed open beer cans and a marijuana grinder in the car along with four children between the ages of 3 and 6 who weren’t in car seats and were not buckled.READ MORE: Bear Tranquilized, Released Back Into Woods After Being Hit By A Car
Police say Borner tried to run away. After a struggle, she allegedly refused a field sobriety test but said she’d take a blood draw. Court paperwork says she was then arrested and taken to the hospital, where another struggle ensued and she allegedly elbowed the officer.
After her blood test, she was then taken to the jail without incident.MORE NEWS: Second Person On Board Plane That Crashed Near Grove City Dies
She’s facing multiple charges, including endangering the welfare of children, aggravated assault and DUI.