Wareham woman facing OUI charge after vehicle found in the water

Wareham DNR/CWN

WAREHAM – Wareham Police report that on Friday at about 6:30 AM, they responded to Little Harbor Beach for a report of a vehicle in the water. The Toyota Rav4 was out approximately 50 yards from the beach, prompting Officer Christopher Corner to walk out to the vehicle to make sure it was unoccupied. Officers determined that the driver of the Rav4, Lauren Heyward, 23, of Wareham had made it back to her home.

As a result of an investigation into the mishap, Ms. Heyward is being summoned to Wareham District Court on the charge of operating under the influence of alcohol.
Media release furnished by Wareham Police