Woman arrested for DUI with kids in the car for the second time

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WARWICK, RI (WLNE) – A Woonsocket woman has been arrested for the second time, for drunk driving, erratic driving, with children in the car.

Police say 41-year-old Leah Duran was stopped for erratic driving on West Shore Road after neighbors reported an erratic driver in a minivan on Oakland Beach Avenue.

Duran refused a breathalyzer test and the three children in the van, all under 7-years-old, were put turned over to the Department of Children Youth and Families.

State Police arrested Duran for drunk driving on July 11 at Lincoln Woods. State Police said Duran was with five children in the same minivan.

Duran is scheduled to appear at Kent County District Court Friday morning for arraignment.

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