BENNINGTON, Vt.—A Vermont trooper stopped a Bennington woman on Thursday who he found to be intoxicated.
After conducting a traffic stop, a state trooper detected the odor of intoxicants coming from a vehicle.
The trooper identified the woman as Nichole Shepard, 33.
After conducting a field sobriety test, Shepard was subsequently placed under arrest.
Shepard also had her 6-year-old son in the back seat of the car with an open beer in the front cup holder.