Police: Drunken mom walked into traffic with children
A Raleigh woman remained in jail Wednesday, two days after police said she was drunk and wandered into rush-hour traffic with two children.Posted — Updated
Kristin Smith Almalikie, 36, of 5535 Hamstead Crossing, was charged with misdemeanor child abuse, public intoxication, resisting arrest and injury to property. She was being held under a $2,000 bond.
Police said Almalikie tried to cross five lanes of traffic on Duraleigh Road Monday afternoon with a 5-year-old and a 2-year-old. She became combative when officers tried to stop her and damaged a patrol car, police said.