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Penn Yan woman falls asleep in drive-thru, charged with DWI

Police arrested a Penn Yan woman after report of an unconscious female behind the wheel.

According to news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Tiffanie L. Simonsen, 28, of Penn Yan for driving while intoxicated.


Police received report of a female who was unconscious in the drive-thru of a local business. During the investigation, it was determined that Simonsen fell asleep behind the wheel and showed signs of impairment. Simonsen was placed through standardized field sobriety tests and failed. She was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation.

Simonsen will appear before the Penn Yan Village Court at a later date.



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