Mother arrested after leaving kids in cold car

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

BELOIT, Wis. (AP) -- Beloit police arrested a mother after two young children were found alone in a cold car in a Wal-Mart parking lot.

Authorities say the children, ages 18 months and 5 years, are OK. WKOW-TV reports the mother left the children in the vehicle while she shopped Monday evening when temperatures were well below zero. Officials say the car was not running.

The woman was released and could be in court Tuesday.


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