Man arrested for drunk driving with children in vehicle

Posted at 4:31 PM, Aug 24, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-24 16:39:56-04

SOUTH HAVEN, Mich. —  Deputies in Van Buren County said a 29-year-old Fennville man was arrested Saturday for drunk driving with his children in the vehicle.

The incident happened at about 7:45 p.m. in the area of Phoenix Road and Blue Star Highway in South Haven.

Officials say the man admitted to drinking before driving his four children to the store. The children’s mother, who was also a passenger in the vehicle, currently has custody of them.

Child Protective Services are still looking into the incident, according to a release.

The man will be identified pending arraignment.