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Police: Man accused of DUI with child in car

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A Richmond man is accused of driving under the influence of alcohol with a 12-year-old in the car, police said.

Police said 38-year-old Joseph Maggs was stopped for speeding after he was driving 61 mph in a posted 45 mph zone on Kingstown Road on Thursday.

Police said Maggs was arrested on suspicion of DUI after failing a series of field sobriety tests. According to police, Maggs had a blood alcohol level of .161.

Police said the 12-year-old was picked up by a family friend.

Police said Maggs was released with a summons to appear in court.

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