Man accused of DWI while driving with his 2 young children


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SELDEN, New York — Police on Long Island say a man is accused of driving while intoxicated with his two children, ages 5 and 8 months, in the car.

Newsday says James O'Connor was arrested Sunday after being pulled over on Middle Country Road in Selden for failing to maintain his lane.

He faces charges under Leandra's Law with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child passenger 15 years old or younger. He also faces charges of endangering the welfare of a child.

Information about his attorney wasn't immediately available.

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