By Jeff Awtrey - email
NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - A Palestine man was arrested Friday afternoon for driving drunk with a child passenger after a motorist reported reckless driving on State Highway 204.
Sheriff Thomas Kerss said the call came in around 1:20 p.m. and a deputy managed to stop Alan Dale Shiller, 47. The deputy called a DPS trooper to the scene, who administered a sobriety test on Shiller. Shiller, who has a six-year-old passenger, was arrested for DWI with a child passenger, a state jail felony.
Kerss said the child was returned to the sheriff's office where child protective services took custody of the child.
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