Woman facing charges in attempted kidnapping

Police in Bay City say a

woman is facing charges after she went into a stranger's Bay City home while drunk and tried

to walk off with two young children.

Kristine A.

Smith is free on bond and only may leave her home to attend court

hearings, meet with her attorney, work

and take alcohol tests.

Smith is charged with first-degree home invasion and two counts

related to an attempted kidnapping.

Police say a man awoke about 3 a.m. Dec. 31 to find Smith

holding the hands of two of his daughters, ages 3 and

4, and trying

to lead them out of the home.

Defense lawyer Jason P. Gower says Smith maintains someone let

her into the house.

She returns to court March 30.