Ragley woman charged with third-offense DWI - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Ragley woman charged with third-offense DWI

Cheryl Granger. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office) Cheryl Granger. (Source: Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office)
MOSS BLUFF, LA (KPLC) -

A Ragley woman has been charged with third-offense DWI, following an investigation by the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff's Office.

On May 8, deputies with the CPSO responded to a single-vehicle accident at the intersection of Topsy and Vines roads in Moss Bluff. Investigators say the car appeared to have driven off of the road and into a ditch.

"When the deputy approached the car and spoke with the driver ... he detected her speech to be very slurred, and she appeared very unsteady on her feet," said Kim Myers, spokeswoman for the CPSO, in a news release.

The driver, identified as 58-year-old Cheryl A. Granger, performed poorly on a standard field sobriety test. She was arrested and booked into the Calcasieu Correctional Center on charges of DWI 3rd and careless operation.

She was later released on a $10,000 bond set by Judge Kent Savoie.

According to authorities, Granger has two previous DWI arrests since 2011.

Copyright 2014 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Sunrise birthdays: May 23, 2018

    Sunrise birthdays: May 23, 2018

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 5:09 AM EDT2018-05-23 09:09:43 GMT
    Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for May 23: Brandon Lee Sterling, 19 Jennifer Guillory Michaela Gordon, 10 Natalie Maggio, 16 Rashonda Francis-Shillow Seth Bowen Zachariya Mouton, 7 If you want your birthdays featured on 7News Sunrise, send your pictures at least five days in advance to birthdays@kplctv.com. Please include the name, age and date of birth. Copyright 2018 KPLC. All rights reserved.More >>
    Happy birthday to our Sunrise birthdays for May 23: Brandon Lee Sterling, 19 Jennifer Guillory Michaela Gordon, 10 Natalie Maggio, 16 Rashonda Francis-Shillow Seth Bowen Zachariya Mouton, 7 If you want your birthdays featured on 7News Sunrise, send your pictures at least five days in advance to birthdays@kplctv.com. Please include the name, age and date of birth. Copyright 2018 KPLC. All rights reserved.More >>
  • Revegetation project underway on the coast

    Revegetation project underway on the coast

    Wednesday, May 23 2018 4:13 AM EDT2018-05-23 08:13:02 GMT
    Cameron Parish Coastline (Source: KPLC)Cameron Parish Coastline (Source: KPLC)
    Cameron Parish Coastline (Source: KPLC)Cameron Parish Coastline (Source: KPLC)

    It takes an entire population to help maintain the natural beauty of Louisiana. There are many things we could do to make our state a cleaner, greener, healthier place.

    More >>

    It takes an entire population to help maintain the natural beauty of Louisiana. There are many things we could do to make our state a cleaner, greener, healthier place.

    More >>
  • CPPJ 'real-time flood coverage' weather system could be happening soon

    CPPJ 'real-time flood coverage' weather system could be happening soon

    Tuesday, May 22 2018 11:22 PM EDT2018-05-23 03:22:01 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    It's been almost a year since the idea of creating a weather alert system focused on flooding was talked about by Calcasieu Parish leaders.  Now the idea is slowly turning into reality.  A weather alert system focused on real time flood coverage in Calcasieu Parish was something parish public works director Allen Wainwright was talking about nearly a year ago, but now action could be coming soon.   "Not only is this a forecast for rain, but now a forec...

    More >>

    It's been almost a year since the idea of creating a weather alert system focused on flooding was talked about by Calcasieu Parish leaders.  Now the idea is slowly turning into reality.  A weather alert system focused on real time flood coverage in Calcasieu Parish was something parish public works director Allen Wainwright was talking about nearly a year ago, but now action could be coming soon.   "Not only is this a forecast for rain, but now a forec...

    More >>
Powered by Frankly