MOORHEAD -- A Moorhead woman faces child endangerment charges stemming from a traffic stop on Interstate 94 near Barnesville Wednesday, July 27, after the Minnesota State Patrol clocked the car she was driving at 118 mph during a chase.

According to a complaint filed in Clay County District Court on Friday, July 28, against Stacey A. Anvarinia, 33, a trooper attempted to stop Anvarinia’s vehicle near Barnesville for going 94 mph in a 70 mph zone when the car sped away, eventually turning onto Minnesota Highway 9.

During the chase that ensued, speeds reached 118 mph before the fleeing car was stopped when Clay County sheriff’s deputies deployed tire-deflating devices on the road, authorities allege in court records.

Occupants of the car included a 7-year-old girl and two infants, who were strapped into car seats.

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The 7-year-old told a trooper her mother did not stop because she did not want to go to jail, court records allege. A preliminary breath test indicated Anvarinia had a blood-alcohol level of 0.149, the court documents said.

Anvarinia was arrested and charged with fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, speeding, driving while intoxicated and three counts of child endangerment.

She made a court appearance Friday and conditions of release were set at $15,000 bond with conditions or $25,000 bond without conditions.