Woman arrested for leaving babies wandering streets alone
Wed, 07 Nov 2012 16:17:37 GMT —
A Brownsville mother got in trouble with the law for not supervising two babies.
18-year-old Ruby Vianey Martinez was arrested Tuesday afternoon after a police officer found her 1-year-old daughter and 1-year-old sister playing in the front yard close to a curb.
The officer made contact with Martinez and according to police she tried to blame her stepfather for allegedly leaving the kids unattended.
A witness observed the kids playing outside on the 2200 block of El Cielo St. for 1o minutes without supervision.
The teen was charged with child endangerment and criminal negligence.