Jan 24, 2014 11:54 PM by KATC
A Lake Charles woman has been arrested and issued a summons for open container.
Lake Charles police say this afternoon they were called to the area of Country Club Road and Weaver Road in reference to a traffic complaint involving a white Ford Thunderbird.
When Officers they say they located the vehicle in question and conducted a traffic stop in a private driveway on Fairway Drive, later determined to be the driver's residence.
Officers approached the vehicle and identified the driver as Patti Minaldi of Lake Charles.
Officers observed an open alcoholic beverage container in the vehicle. Officers placed her under arrest for open container. She was then transported to Lake Charles Police Department Head Quarters where she was issued a summons.