Cops: Drunk woman smoking cigarette backwards had child, beer in car

Christy Bostic-Petrain was charged with DUI and child neglect


Palm Beach Post

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. — Florida woman is being held in jail without bail Tuesday, after deputies said she drove while drunk with a child in the car.

Deputies said they arrested Christy Bostic-Petrain, 38, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla., Monday morning. She was charged with DUI and child neglect, authorities said.

Deputies said they thought she was intoxicated when they saw her fumbling with her seat belt and smoking a cigarette backwards.

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