A 42-year-old Billings woman who prosecutors say was found passed out behind the wheel at a car wash was charged Thursday in Yellowstone County District Court.
Sonya Lorraine Seabolt appeared before Judge Mary Jane Knisely and pleaded not guilty to felony DUI. She is accused of driving under the influence of drugs.
Seabolt has prior DUI convictions in 1992, 1998, 1999 and 2003, according to court records.
On Feb. 27, officers were called to the Bubble Car Wash on South 27th Street by an employee who said a woman had been passed out behind the wheel of a vehicle on the property for an hour.
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When officers arrived, the saw a bottle of clonazepam in the vehicle, and Seabolt showed signs of impairment, court records state. A breath test showed she did not have any alcohol in her system.
Seabolt said she took only prescription drugs. A blood test later showed the presence of the anti-anxiety medication, and methamphetamine and amphetamine, court records state.
Seabolt was allowed to remain free on a previously posted $10,000 bond. She must also participate in the 24-7 sobriety program.