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Child Neglect Charges in OWI crash

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 09:19 AM
Written by Stan Maddux
Category: Local News
A La Porte woman wrecked her car allegedly while drunk and with a child

in the vehicle.

That's according to La Porte County Police, who arrested 20 year old

Shaniqua McClane.

Over the weekend...police say she was traveling U-S 35 when she her vehicle began

to spin and wound up on its side north of Johnson Road.

Police say McClane told officers she believes the accident happened

because of her tires not having much tread.

According to police...she was being held on charges of child neglect due to her three year old son

riding with her.

She also was arrested for OWI with an alleged blood alcohol level of .11-percent.