Largo man arrested for DUI at Wendy's, with son in back seat - FOX 13 News

Largo man arrested for DUI at Wendy's, with son in back seat

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A 26-year-old Largo manwas arrested and charged with driving under the influence and child neglect,and it all happened in the parking lot of a Wendy's.

Police say DavidTimothy Higgins pulled into the drive-thru to order some food, and the managercould tell he was intoxicated. The manager also noticed a 4-year-old boy in theback seat.

The manager apparently thentold Higgins to pull into a parking spot and wait for his food; he insteadcalled police. Officers showed up to the location on Missouri Avenue and sayHiggins failed several sobriety tests.

He told them he hadbeen at a Super Bowl party and consumed five beers. He said he had his son inthe car because he didn't think he was that drunk.

Higgins was booked inPinellas County jail.

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