An Abilene man who was pulled over and later arrested for drunk driving had an eight-year old child with him.
Robin Shanks, 33, was pulled over on the 1000 block of Overland St. after police identified what he was driving as a suspect vehicle in a disturbance and was found to have a taillight out.
According to reports, the officer immediately smelled alcohol from Shanks. The officer said that Shanks was unsteady on his feet and admitted to being drunk.
An eight-year old child was in the back seat of the vehicle.
Shanks was arrested and taken to Taylor County jail for felony DWI with a child passenger along with an outstanding warrant.