State police: 2 arrested for DUI with children in cars
State police have arrested and charged two people in separate incidents of driving drunk with children in their cars.
On Friday, police arrested 47-year-old Marvin Gutierrez, of Central Falls, on Route 4 in North Kingstown.
Police said a caller reported an erratic driver. Investigators said Gutierrez failed field sobriety tests and had a blood alcohol level of .19, more than twice the legal limit.
Police said Gutierrez's 8-year-old grandson was riding in the front seat.
On Saturday, police arrested 34-year-old Carlos Rodriguez, not far from his home on Main Street in West Warwick.
Troopers said they saw Rodriguez driving erratically, that he failed field sobriety tests and had a blood alcohol level of .15.
Police said Rodriguez's 13-year-old son was in the front seat.
Both men are expected to appear in court in the coming weeks.