A Billings woman has been charged with endangering her 1-year-old daughter while driving drunk.
Prosecutors allege that Rachel Anna Stephens, 37, had a blood-alcohol level of 0.204 — more than twice the legal limit of 0.08 percent — on Tuesday when an officer stopped her vehicle at about 10:40 p.m.
The officer stopped the Dodge Durango because its headlights were off, court records state. The officer said Stephens appeared intoxicated and two open containers of alcohol were found in the Durango.
The woman's 1-year-old child was also in the vehicle.
Stephens, who is also known by the last names of Martinez and Nulph, has been charged with felony criminal endangerment and misdemeanor counts of DUI and having an open container in a vehicle.
Prosecutors have also filed an alternative charge of aggravated DUI, which alleges Stephens was driving with a blood-alcohol content of 0.16 percent or greater.
Stephens is being held in the Yellowstone County jail on a $10,000 bond. She has two prior DUI convictions and is on felony probation for a prior drug offense.