Man arrested in Chesterfield for driving drunk with kids in the car

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Chesterfield Police arrested a man today for driving while intoxicated with children in his vehicle.

The incident occurred on the 11500 block of Carol Street, when Eliseo Quintanillo was pulled for a traffic stop. When officers pulled the man, he was found to be driving while intoxicated with an open container of alcohol. The children, a 2 and 3-year-old have since been released to their mother.

Quintanillo, 44, was charged with two counts of abuse and neglect of children, one count of drinking while driving, and one count of driving while intoxicated.

This is a developing story. Stay with 8News online and on air for the latest updates.

Find 8News on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram; send your news tips to

Comments are closed.