Dad charged with driving drunk with kids in car

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February 7, 2013 5:46:20 AM PST
A Long Island man is accused of driving drunk with his two children in the car.

Nassau County police say Ja Mail Lewis was traveling westbound on the Long Island Expressway with his 14- and 12-year-old daughters.

Police say they received a 911 call from the older sister who said she believed her father was drunk.

Police spotted the vehicle stopped on the shoulder near exit 39 in Roslyn at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Lewis was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated and other charges.

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