Woman charged with DUI after crashing into home

Updated: Jul. 6, 2017 at 10:21 PM EDT
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Julie Dufrense (Source: LMDC)
Julie Dufrense (Source: LMDC)
Julie Dufrense told police she drank several glasses of tequila and took Xanax before she...
Julie Dufrense told police she drank several glasses of tequila and took Xanax before she crashed into a brick garage on Windy Oaks Road Wednesday evening. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman who drove into a Louisville home was taken into custody and charged with DUI.

Julie Dufrense told police she drank several glasses of tequila and took Xanax before she crashed into a brick garage on Windy Oaks Road Wednesday evening.

Dufrense's Nissan Altima caused more than $1,000 in damage, according to a police report.

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Police said Dufrense also ran over three mailboxes, a speed limit sign and nearly hit a pedestrian.

In addition to DUI, Dufresne is charged with criminal mischief and wanton endangerment.

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