ALAMOGORDO – A 12-year-old girl suspected of driving drunk and three other minors took the family car for a drive in Alamogordo.
All four children admitted drinking alcohol, police records state. The names of the children were not released.
The girl who was driving during the May 4 incident that happened around 12:30 a.m. was referred to Juvenile Probation and Parole for reckless driving and DWI.
Alamogordo Police officers were seeking a wanted person near Walker Avenue when officers saw the car with the children leaving a closed business area, Alamogordo Police Chief Brian Peete said.