Belleville, Ont. woman facing impaired driving charge was picking up child from school

Belleville Police have charged a woman with impared driving who was picking up her child from school. Global News

Police in Belleville charged a woman with impaired driving after receiving a tip from her child’s school.

Police said they received a call Jan. 23 from staff at an east-end elementary school just before 3 p.m. advising they believed one of the parents was intoxicated.

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Police came to investigate the situation and found that the woman was under the influence of alcohol.

Joelle Marie Hubbs, 29, of Belleville, was charged with impaired driving.

Hubbs has a Feb. 9 court date.

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