Woman busted drink-driving with 3 kids in car

A woman has been caught drink-driving with three children in her car in southern Sydney overnight.

About 6.50pm,  police stopped a car on the Old Princes Highway after the driver allegedly mounted a kerb while trying to park in a ‘no stopping’ zone.

The officers spoke with the driver, a 41-year-old woman, and subjected her to a roadside breath test.


She allegedly returned a positive reading and was arrested for the purpose of a breath analysis.

She was taken to Sutherland Police Station where she allegedly returned a breath analysis reading of 0.122.

The woman was charged with mid-range drink-driving and had her licence suspended on the spot.

She was granted conditional bail to appear at Sutherland Local Court on Thursday 7 July.