Police: Woman Drives Drunk With 4 Kids in Car

By Joe Gullo

Published 06/20 2014 11:13AM

Updated 06/20 2014 11:15AM

MANCHESTER, Vt. -  Vermont State Police say a woman drove drunk with her four kids in the car late Thursday night. The stop happened at around 11:00 p.m. on Depot Street.

All four of the children were under the age of 15. Police say one of the children was seated in the cargo area of a 1997 Ford Explorer without a seatbelt or any safety restraints. 

Police arrested and charged Carol Rock, 32, of North Rupert, Vt., with DUI #2, Criminal DLS and four counts of ChildEndangerment.  

Rock's license was suspended for a prior DUI conviction she received in 2012. 

Police initially stopped the vehicle for a defective headlight. 

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