Police: Florida father accused of driving drunk in East Hills with kids in car

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EAST HILLS -

A Florida man is accused of driving drunk with his 8- and 10-year-old children in the car.

Police say Mahendra Ro Samaroo was pulled over on Glen Cove Road in East Hills around 1:30 a.m. Sunday and had glassy bloodshot eyes, slurred speech and the smell of alcohol on his breath.

He was charged with aggravated DWI.

Samaroo's children were released to the custody of their mother.

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