Killeen, Texas (KWKT) — A mom was arrested in Killeen after she was caught driving while intoxicated with a child in the car.
Bernice Nicole Torres, 31, is facing a charge of driving intoxicated with a child passenger.
According to an arrest affidavit, on Saturday, shortly before 8:15 p.m. officers were sent to Twin Creek Drive and Veterans Memorial Boulevard after receiving a report of a reckless driver.
Police observed a car swerving from lane to lane and driving into oncoming traffic from Rancier to Twin Creek.
The report stated, after pulling the vehicle over, officers smelled alcohol on the 31-year-old's breath and spotted a 3-year-old passenger in the car.
Torres admitted to officers that she had four or five tequila shots before getting behind the wheel.
A field sobriety test proved Torres had a blood alcohol level of almost twice the legal limit.
The 31-year-old's bail was set at $20,000.