SPRINGFIELD,Ohio (WDTN) - Springfield officers said they caught a mom having sex in hercar while her two young children, ages three and one, were in theback seat.
Danica Wallace, 24, was in a Clark County courtroom Monday, May18 answering to several charges including child endangering, publicindecency, drug paraphernalia and driving while intoxicated.
According to police, Wallace told the officer she pulled over tohave sex with a 29-year-old man because they couldn't have sex at afriends home.
But outside the courtroom, Wallace said it was amisunderstanding.
"I was not having sex in the car, I promise" she said." "Ispilled beer all over my pants and when I went to change my pants,the police pulled up and said that I was engaged in sex with mykids in the back seat."
Wallace admitted to drinking, and failed a field sobriety test.Police found open beer bottles and marijuana residue in her car.Wallace said she is getting an attorney to fight the publicindecency charges.
"I'm not a bad mother, really," said Wallace. "I do admit I wasdrinking with my kids in the car."
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