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Moorhead woman charged with being drunk while operating a daycare

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A Moorhead woman is accused of being drunk while caring for children at a home day care.

KFGO-AM reports that 54-year-old Jayne Cote is charged with four counts of neglect, or endangerment of a child.

Court documents say the investigation began after a concerned parent notified Clay County Social Services. The report says

The Associated Press reports that Clay County Attorney Brian Melton says police conducted a welfare check at the day care on Oct. 2. Cote's blood alcohol level was alleged to be 0.18 percent, more than twice Minnesota's legal limit for driving.

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