Police: Woman drove while intoxicated with two children in the truck

Petra Gonzales Soto, 50. (Mugshot courtesy of the Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA -- A woman has been arrested after police say she drove while intoxicated with two children in her truck.

Petra Gonzales Soto, 50, has been charged and arrested for Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger, a State Jail Felony.

According to the Odessa Police Department, on Saturday night officers noticed a silver 2012 Ford F-250 driving in the 400 block of West University without its lights turned on.

The officers conducted a traffic stop, and found the car had a woman driving and two children riding in the back seats.

The driver, identified as Soto, had a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her breath, according to OPD. Field sobriety tests were then conducted, which she failed OPD reports.

Soto was then charged and arrested accordingly.