Dix Hills mom accused of DWI with kid in car

A Dix Hills mother accused of drunken driving with a child in her car faces charges today.

Police say when they pulled over Ellisha Haynes on Carlls Straight Path in Dix Hills early this morning, she was intoxicated and her 2-year-old son was in the vehicle.

Haynes is now facing DWI felony charges under the new Leandra's Law, as well as child endangerment charges.

Haynes' child was released into his father's custody.

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