Man Arrested for DWI with Child Passengers

Published 05/08 2012 11:09AM

Updated 05/08 2012 06:58PM

    A man is charged with driving while intoxicated after police say his blood alcohol level was more than twice the legal limit and his two young children were riding with him.
    Fifty-three year-old Prentice Dewayne Johnson is charged with driving while intoxicated with child passenger.
    Court documents state a DPS trooper pulled over Johnson's vehicle for speeding.
    The trooper said Johnson had glassy, blood shot eyes.
    The trooper then noticed an open alcohol container in the car.
    An arrest affidavit states Johnson's blood alcohol level was .198.
    The legal limit is .08.
    A 7-year-old and a 9-year-old child were riding in the back seat of the car at the time of the arrest.

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