A Sioux Falls mom is facing drunk driving and child abuse charges after a New Year's Eve arrest.
An off-duty police officer noticed 36-year-old Nichole Barry-Kroger driving erratically near 26th Street and Cliff Avenue around 6 p.m. Tuesday.
When officers caught up to her around 41st Street, she was driving on the sidewalk.
Police say her eight- and ten-year-old children were riding in the back seat at the time.
Barry-Kroger is facing DWI 6th, child abuse and child endangerment charges.
Police say the children are okay and with another legal guardian.