Long Island dad charged with DWI with son in car

June 10, 2013 4:23:24 AM PDT
A father on Long Island is charged with aggravated DWI, accused of having his young son riding along with him in the car.

The crime is a felony under Leandra's Law.

Officers spotted 49-year-old Cirilo Francisco-Diaz, of Westbury, speeding and weaving in and out of lanes on West Old Country Road in Hicksville just after 1 a.m. Sunday.

The cop who pulled him over says the suspect's 10-year-old son was in the front passenger seat at the time.

The boy was released to a family friend.