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Milford Woman Sentenced for DUI

By Sam Miller
A Milford woman was sentenced in Pike County Court for driving under the influence. 27 year-old Ashley Purcell will spend 72 hours to 6 months in the Pike County Jail for an incident in July of last year. Officers were called to the corner of Harford and Broad Streets in Milford where Purcell had driven her vehicle into a building. Officers noted that she had glassy eyes, and she admitted to drinking before driving. Field Sobriety Tests weren’t issued due to her injuries, but a later blood test confirmed she had a BAC of .256% In addition to the jail time, she was fined $1,000 and had her license suspended for 12 months.