GLENDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -- Authorities say a Glendale mom is facing DUI charges due to her daughter calling the police after recording her driving under the influence.

When police arrived at the scene in the area of 73rd Avenue and Cactus Wren Drive, near Glendale Avenue, they found Stephanie Davis, age 31, swaying outside of the car.

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Davis' daughter then showed officers the video she took of her mother driving.

In the video, according to court documents, the kids can be heard yelling at Davis to stop before she gets into an accident. Authorities say there were three kids under the age of 15 in the car while Davis was driving.

“This is the most embarrassing thing to happen in my life that was the most failed moment of being a mother,” said Davis.

Davis spoke to Arizona’s Family about her arrest.

“She (Davis' daughter) was very heroic she absolutely did the right thing, I did go to the movies and I did consume my wine, very wrong it is so easy to make an honest to God mistake,” said Davis.

Davis said she took her daughter and 4-year-old nieces to see the Lion King, it was on the way back home did a happy afternoon turn scary, forcing her 10-year-old, to spring into action.

“The speed limit wasn’t right and like really fast and I didn’t feel safe at that time and I also wanted to protect my cousins and my mom, “ I called the police and I’m like my mom is not okay I know she’s drunk she’s driving crazy,” said Davis' 10-year-old daughter.

A responding officer said in the court documents that Davis had a strong alcohol odor. Court documents also indicated that Davis appeared to have bloodshot watery eyes, a red flushed face, slurred speech and mood swings.

She even had to be supported by the officers when she walked, court documents say.

Davis refused to take the standardized field sobriety tests. Her blood was drawn for evidence after a warrant was issued for it, authorities say.

After being read her Miranda Rights, Davis declined to answer any questions.

“I’m very disgusted with my behavior and I thank god so much that nothing happened to my daughter to my nieces and to nobody else,” said Davis.

She has been booked and charged with aggravated DUI.

Davis has this message for other parents.

“Just don’t do it. Just save the wine for at home it’s fun and nice to have while watching the movies but it’s not worth the risk anyone else’s life,” said Davis.

 


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