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Nacogdoches Police arrest man accused of driving intoxicated with child

Jose Mendoza mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail. Jose Mendoza mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

Nacogdoches Police arrested a man Monday afternoon accused of driving intoxicated with a child passenger.

According to the report, officers conducted a traffic stop with Jose Mendoza, 42, of Nacogdoches, at 2:39 p.m.

The officer reported that Mendoza was "very intoxicated" and driving with a 14-year-old girl. He was arrested on a state jail felony charge of DWI with a child passenger.

As of 10:50 a.m. Tuesday, Mendoza remained in the Nacogdoches County Jail, where his bond had not yet been set.

The child was released to the custody of relatives.

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