Niskayuna principal arrested for DWI

Police have charged a Niskayuna principal with DWI over the Thanksgiving break.

Laurel Jones, 44, was stopped by Bethlehem police on Nov. 27. Police say she was driving without her headlights on when they pulled her over. They say she was coming from Lost and Found, a bar in Albany, and when they questioned her, they could smell alcohol.

Jones is the principal of Rosendale Elementary School.

She was issued a traffic ticket and is scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 14.