Man accused of DWI with a child in the car

Posted at 5:03 PM, Jun 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-01 17:03:00-04

A Buffalo man is facing charges after New York State Police say he was driving drunk with a 10-year-old child in the car.

Police say they pulled over 38-year-old Sakky Kanhalangsy on Saturday on I-90.  They say Kanhalangsy was driving with a blood alcohol content of 0.10 percent while he was driving four passengers, one of which was a child.

Kanhalangsy is charged with DWI with a child in the vehicle, which is a felony under Leandra's Law. He is also charged with endangering the welfare of a child and numerous other traffic violations.

He will appear in Town of Newstead Court on June 15.