DWI at Wawa on New Road

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PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Officers responded to the parking lot of Wawa on a reported intoxicated female attempting to drive a vehicle at 3:48 a.m. July 22.

They were further advised that the caller had taken possession of the female’s 2017 Kia Sportage keys to prevent her from leaving after she left the keys on the checkout counter. Upon arrival of Officers, they spoke to the caller and Katlyn Santucci, 25, Parsippany.

After a brief investigation, she was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated and transported back to Police Headquarters.

While there, she was processed and issued the following traffic summonses: Driving While Intoxicated; Revocation for Refusal to Submit to Breath Test; Consent to Taking of Samples of Breath and Reckless Driving.

She was released on her own recognizance pending her court date.

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