Police say a New York state woman was found unconscious behind the wheel of a running vehicle. News 10 is also reporting that the woman allegedly was traveling with two of her children in the vehicle at the time she was found.

The Law Offices of Stephen A. Bilkis & Associates says that the penalties in the state of New York for endangering the welfare of a child could get you sent to prison for up to 1 year, or be placed on probation for 3 years. if convicted.

Lake George Woman Allegedly Passed Out in Running Vehicle 

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office says that a 32-year-old Lake George woman was arrested and charged after deputies found her unconscious behind the wheel. The Sheriff's Office says that officials were called Thursday to a Lake George restaurant for a report of an impaired woman trying to drive away with her kids in the vehicle.

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When authorities showed up, they said they found the suspect passed out, with her 10 and 8-year-old kids in the running vehicle. An investigation showed that the driver was under the influence of narcotics, Sports News 10.

Police say the woman was charged with Criminal possession of a controlled substance (two counts), Endangering the welfare of a child, Driving while ability impaired by drugs, as well as Aggravated DWI-Ability impaired by drugs.

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12 Of New York State's Most Wanted Criminals- March 2024

Below are individuals wanted by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision's (DOCCS) Office of Special Investigations who have been designated as its Most Wanted Fugitives. They should be considered armed and dangerous. This list is current as of 3/01/2024:

NEVER attempt to apprehend a fugitive yourself. If you have information on the location of any of these fugitives, you can contact OSI 24 hours a day / 7 days a week to report it. All leads and tips are treated as confidential information.

If an immediate response is necessary, such as you see the wanted person at a location, please call “911” and report it to the police.

Gallery Credit: Dave Wheeler

The 11 Most Dangerous Places In New York State

Hudson Valley Post looked at two reports about the "most dangerous" places in New York State. Based on both lists, Hudson Valley Post determined the 11 most dangerous places in New York State.