El Paso police stop woman driving wrong way on Interstate 10


EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — A 27-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after allegedly driving the wrong way on Interstate 10.

According to the El Paso Police Department, Stephanie Moreno was driving on the wrong side of the highway Wednesday evening. Police were called after they received calls from other drivers. She was arrested for allegedly driving while intoxicated after a unit performed a “traffic break” maneuver.

Officers helped slow or stop traffic ahead of Moreno to make the roadway safer, police said. And, another officer pulled ahead and stopped Moreno, according to a news release.

She was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on a DWI charge with a $4,000 bond.

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