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Clarence woman charged with driving under influence of drugs with child passenger

State Police arrested a Clarence woman Tuesday and charged her with violating Leandra's Law by allegedly driving under the influence of drugs with her child as a passenger in her vehicle.

Kayla Rinaldi, 26, was caught on Roll Road in Clarence.

Kayla Rinaldi (From New York State Police)

The Erie County Sheriff's Office received the initial report of a woman driving erratically with a child in her vehicle. State troopers monitoring the situation spotted Rinaldi's vehicle failing to remain in its lane on Roll Road and pulled her over.

She was charged with a felony count of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child and a misdemeanor count of driving while impaired by drugs, as well as moving violations. The uninjured child was turned over to Rinaldi's mother, troopers said.

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