Angelina deputies say man drove drunk with 3 kids

Steven Trim mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
Steven Trim mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - ANGELINA COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - The Angelina County Sheriff's Office has arrested an Irving man who deputies say was driving drunk at 90 miles per hour with three young children.

Steven Wayne Trim, 24, is charged with driving while intoxicated with a child.

According to the arrest report, a deputy witnessed Trim driving at a speed over 90 miles an hour on State Highway 103 East. He stopped him on Neches Road and said Trim had a strong odor of alcohol and showed other signs of intoxication.

Trim was driving with children aged 3, 1 and 3 months in the back seat. A woman in the passenger seat explained to the deputy that Trim was drunk from drinking at a restaurant and when they left, he would not let her drive.

The children were released to the custody of the woman and the deputy took Trim to a hospital to be drawn for blood to test his blood-alcohol content. He then took Trim to the Angelina County Jail.

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