Herkimer County woman accused of drunk driving in liquor store lot

Published Nov 13, 2017 at 4:00pm

TOWN OF TRENTON — A Herkimer County woman registered a blood alcohol content of more than twice the legal limit in a liquor store parking lot Friday afternoon.

State police said they were called to Trenton Station Liquors & Wine on Route 12 at about 4 p.m. to check the welfare of a woman sitting in a parked vehicle in their lot.

Troopers said they found an intoxicated Monika E. Story, 57, of Poland.

Troopers said Story registered a blood alcohol content of 0.18 percent — more than twice the legal threshold of 0.08 percent.

Story was ticketed for driving while intoxicated and aggravated DWI, authorities said.

She was released on an appearance ticket for Town Court for Nov. 28, according to the law enforcers.