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Angelina County woman arrested for DWI with children

Angelina County woman arrested for DWI with children
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Friday, August 8, 2014 - 10:50am

A Lufkin woman is behind bars after troopers say she was driving while intoxicated with several children in the car.

Angelina County DPS Troopers pulled over Angel Garcia, 41, just before 11:00 p.m. Thursday night on SH 103, just East of Lufkin.

When troopers approached the vehicle they say they could smell alcohol. When asked, Garcia admitted that she had been drinking. When police searched the car they found an open container with alcohol inside. When given a sobriety test, Garcia failed. She was then placed under arrest.

Police say three children when inside the car. Two were 10-year olds, and the third was 9-years old.

The three were released to other family members.   

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