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Raleigh woman charged with driving while impaired with children in vehicle

Posted November 28, 2019 5:19 p.m. EST
Updated November 28, 2019 6:07 p.m. EST

Tracy Lynn Vial (Raleigh Police photo)

— A Raleigh woman is facing charges after police said she was driving drunk with children in the her vehicle.

Tracy Lynn Vial of the 5000 block of Garden Springs in Raleigh was arrested on Wednesday. Police said she drove drunk with children in her vehicle and held them hostage. The children told police she drove up on a sidewalk multiple times.

Vial is facing charges of first degree kidnapping, misdemeanor child abuse and driving while impaired. She was still in custody on a $100,000 bond on Thursday and had a scheduled court appearance on Friday.

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