Suffolk County police arrested a lady who left her 1-yr-previous son alone in a automotive whereas she went buying at a Walmart on Saturday afternoon, officers stated.
A caller advised police that a youngster had been left alone in a 2015 Toyota Camry parked on the Walmart in Islandia, police stated in a information launch. Police stated they discovered the kid within the automotive parked within the retailer’s hearth zone about 2:15 p.m.
The boy’s mom, Shatera Williams, 24, of State Avenue in Wyandanch, was arrested when she returned to the automotive, police stated, including the boy had been alone within the automotive for about quarter-hour.
Williams was charged with endangering the welfare of a kid and can be held in a single day on the Fourth Precinct. She is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Courtroom in Central Islip on Sunday.
The boy was left within the custody of a relative, police stated. Suffolk County Baby Protecting Providers has been notified, police added.