Cops: Woman drives away, injures officer

Miguelina Minaya and Anthony Valdez were arrested and

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Miguelina Minaya and Anthony Valdez were arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated in Bellerose. Minaya, was also arrested after an incident in which she drove away from the traffic stop, injuring a Nassau County police officer. (Sept. 8, 2012) (Credit: NCPD)

An alleged drunken driver tried to speed away from Nassau police officers as one of them reached through the car window to stop the vehicle, briefly pulling his arm and injuring the officer, police said Sunday.

The officer had stopped a 2003 Honda on Jericho Turnpike in Bellerose Village on Saturday and arrested the driver on a charge of driving while intoxicated.

The car was to be...

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