Police: Man drove drunk with 12-year-old in car

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A Central Islip man is accused of driving drunk with his 12-year-old daughter in the car.

Police say they pulled over Jose Saravia on Guinea Woods Road in Old Westbury around 3 a.m. Sunday.

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He allegedly had bloodshot eyes, slurred speech and smelled like alcohol.

Saravia was taken into custody and police say his daughter was released to her mother.

Saravia is facing charges including aggravated DWI under Leandra's Law, endangering the welfare of a child and several traffic law infractions, according to police.

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