Woman accused of letting 14-year-old drive

March 20, 2009 12:20:55 PM PDT
A Johnson County woman is charged with child abuse for allegedly letting a 14-year-old drive because she had been drinking.It happened Thursday on Piney Grove Church Road while officers were doing a driver checkpoint. They say a car turned down a dirt path to avoid them.

They checked it out and found Angel Gale Montayne, 39, of Massengill Pond Road in the passenger seat and a 14-year-old behind the wheel.

Angier was charged with two counts of child abuse and impaired supervision of a child. She was released on $5,000 bond.