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A 19-year-old driver suspected of driving under the influence of marijuana faces felony charges after one of her passengers was found to be under 16 years old.

Courtney L. Condren, 19, of Lockport was stopped by New York State troopers on Tuesday in the Town of Royalton. She was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child in the vehicle, driving while intoxicated and operating a motor vehicle while impaired by drugs.

During a traffic stop a trooper, assisted by the Niagara County Sheriff Department, detected an odor of marijuna. Condren was transported to State Police headquarters in Lockport where a drug recognition evaluation indicated drug use, according to the report.

Condren was arraigned in the Town of Royalton and remanded to Niagara County Jail in lieu of $500 cash or $5,000 bond.