3-Year-Old Found in Back Seat During DUI Arrest

By MERRIS BADCOCK | mbadcock@whag.com

Published 08/25 2014 06:09PM

Updated 08/25 2014 06:37PM

WINCHESTER, Va. - The Winchester Police Department charged a man with child endangerment after he was pulled over for driving under the influence with a child in the car.

Police pulled over Moises Munguia-Gayosso after he appeared to be under the influence while driving down Pleasant Valley Road, around 1:45 a.m. Saturday.

An officer made contact with Munguia-Gayossa, and saw a number of empty beer bottles in the car.

The officer also found a three-year-old child sitting in a car seat in the back of the vehicle.

Munguia-Gayosso was charged with felony child neglect and a DUI. The child was released into the care of its mother.

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