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NYC woman charged with felony Aggravated DWI and child endangerment


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A 48-year old New York City woman was released on $3,000 cash bail for a later court date after being processed on several charges including a felony charge of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child in her vehicle under the age of 16.

Dori Cooperman was stopped on North Ferry Road at 7:33 p.m. Aug. 30, and was held overnight for processing on the felony charge as well as charges of endangering the welfare of a child; driving while intoxicated; failing to stop at a stop sign; speeding at 46 mph in a 35 mph zone; failing to keep to the right of the center line; and failing to signal when moving unsafely from her lane.

She was arraigned on the charges at Shelter Island Justice Court the following morning.