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Fishkill woman arrested for DWI, no license

Monday, April 30, 2012
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Heidi Herring, 38, of Fishkill (WABC Photo)

Police on Long Island have arrested a woman for allegedly driving without a license at more than 3 times the legal limit for alcohol.

Officials say troopers from the State Police Farmingdale Station responded to a report of an erratic red Ford minivan on the Southern State Parkway around 8:25 a.m. on Sunday.

Troopers spotted the vehicle making an unsafe exit at Route 109.

Police say 38-year-old Heidi Herring of Fishkill wreaked of alcohol, had bloodshot and watery eyes and slurred speech.

She failed a sobriety test and produced a positive breath sample of .32 % - more than three times the legal limit, officials said.

Further investigation revealed that Herring had more than 10 driver's license suspensions.

Police arrested Herring on charges of felony aggravated unlicensed operation, DWI and several traffic violations.

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