Local News

Woman Charged With Abuse After Child Left in Car

Posted October 30, 2007

Map Marker  Find News Near Me

— A Raleigh woman is charged with leaving a small child in a car while she went into a store.

Raleigh Police arrested 34-year-old Josefa Hernandez Tuesday afternoon. Officials said her car was still running, and the child ran out of the car and was nearly hit by a UPS truck.

Hernandez  was caring for the child at the time, police said.

She is charged with misdemeanor child abuse. She is being held at the Wake County Jail, with bail set at $5,000.

Comments

Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
View all