Police: Mom could face charges after leaving toddler in car
A mother could face charges after she left her 3-year-old child alone in a vehicle in Ypsilanti on Tuesday, police said.
Someone in the area called Ypsilanti police about 6:30 p.m. to report a toddler had been left alone in a vehicle in the 300 block of Michigan Avenue, police said in a media summary. Police found a 3-year-old girl in the vehicle sweating profusely.
The mother was inside a business nearby. She was uncooperative, police said. They placed the child with her grandmother.
Police have sent a report to the prosecutor’s office for review.