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Babysitter charged with child neglect

Posted February 22, 2009 5:41 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police charged a babysitter with child neglect after a 6-year-old boy went missing Sunday.

The babysitter told police the child was playing outside when he wandered off from 1532 Sunbow Falls Lane.

Police searched the apartment complex off Falls of Neuse Road for nearly an hour before finding the child playing with a friend at a nearby unit.

The name of the babysitter was withheld.