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Parking lot collision leads to DUI arrest

A Mitchell woman was arrested for third-offense driving under the influence after allegedly colliding with another vehicle in the parking lot of a local grocery store.

A Mitchell woman was arrested for third-offense driving under the influence after allegedly colliding with another vehicle in the parking lot of a local grocery store.

Court documents show Wendy Jane Larson, 28, was involved in a minor collision in the parking lot of County Fair Food Store before she "stumbled into the grocery store."

After being confronted by a police officer, Larson allegedly admitted that she drove the vehicle.

Larson allegedly smelled of alcohol and "was off balance as she stood," according to court documents.

Documents state Larson performed poorly on all field sobriety tests and was arrested.

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Third-offense DUI is a Class 6 felony with a maximum punishment of two years in prison and a $4,000 fine.

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