Woman accused of drunken ride in Christmas parade

AP News
Posted: Dec 09, 2009 3:34 PM

A woman has posted $500 bond on a charge of public intoxication after police said she passed out on a horse she rode in the Shelbyville Christmas parade. According to the Shelbyville Times-Gazette, a 46-year-old woman was found slumped over on her horse outside a motel.

Police said they had been notified of a possibly intoxicated rider in a red coat on a white horse in the parade Saturday night.

Officers said they had to catch her twice to keep her from falling.


Information from: Shelbyville Times-Gazette, http://www.t-g.com