Woman arrested for DUI after shooting up in 7-Eleven parking lot

An East Quogue woman was arrested for driving high Thursday evening after a witness saw her injecting a needle into her arm in a 7-Eleven parking lot in Riverhead and driving away, Southampton Town Police said.

The witness reported the incident to police and followed Katie Dolan, 23, who was allegedly driving erratically, as she traveled south. Police did not specify which 7-Eleven Ms. Dolan was at.

Ms. Dolan was stopped on County Road 104 in East Quogue by Southampton Town Police about 8 p.m. for failing to maintain her lane and speeding, authorities said.

After the stop, police found heroin, a hypodermic needle, a syringe, Oxycodone and other prescription drugs on her.

Ms. Dolan was charged with driving under the influence of drugs, seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, failing to maintain her lane and speeding.

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This post was originally published Oct. 22, 2010

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