If a driver is caught and convicted of driving while intoxicated in Plano, there will be serious penalties. If the driver commits an act that will raise the charges to felony DUI/DWI, the penalties are even more significant. It's dangerous enough to drive under the influence, but such acts as driving drunk with a child in the car will spur even harsher penalties.
A 26-year-old man was stopped by police officers while driving drunk with a 4-year-old girl in the vehicle. A police officer saw the vehicle speeding and pulled it over. Upon investigation, the officer found the man slurring his words. He also had red eyes and smelled of alcohol. When given a breath test, the driver registered 0.13. The man was arrested and charged with felony DWI.