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Crime & Courts

QUEENSBURY — A Glens Falls woman who was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs twice in 6 months pleaded guilty last week to a felony charge.

Melissa H. Torchetti, 34, pleaded guilty to driving while ability impaired by drugs, a felony, in connection with arrests last October and April in Glens Falls.

The first arrest occurred after she drove into two parked cars and then fled the scene, and the second occurred when she was found asleep behind the wheel of a car stopped in the middle of a road.

She is being held in Warren County Jail pending sentencing March 7 by Warren County Judge John Hall.

DWAI-drugs is punishable by up to 4 years in state prison.

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