Alert driver spots DWI suspect with child in car

Suspect arrested at home on Sea Breeze Drive

Published On: Feb 04 2013 05:58:25 AM CST
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SAN ANTONIO -

San Antonio police arrested a man who was accused of driving drunk, the wrong way and with a child in his vehicle. Another driver is credited with leading officers to him.

The other driver spotted the suspect driving the wrong way on MLK around 6 p.m. Sunday. Police said she called 911 and followed the suspect to his home in the 5000 block of Sea Breeze Drive.

Officers arrived at the home and discovered the DWI suspect had his young son in the truck, and did not have him restrained in a seat belt.

The child was not hurt, police said. Officers say they plan to charge the man with DWI with a child.