Contact Us
Danbury Daily Voice serves Danbury, CT
Return to your home site

Menu

Danbury Daily Voice serves Danbury, CT

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Man Struck, Killed By Car In Fairfield County
police & fire

Danbury Mother Allegedly Leaves Toddler In Vehicle While Shopping

A Danbury woman was charged Monday after she allegedly left her child in a vehicle parked outside the Walmart in Danbury.
A Danbury woman was charged Monday after she allegedly left her child in a vehicle parked outside the Walmart in Danbury. Photo Credit: Wikipedia

DANBURY, Conn. -- Police have charged a Danbury woman for leaving her toddler alone in a vehicle outside Walmart while she shopped Monday, according to The News-Times.

Police were called to the parking lot outside the Newtown Road store by witnesses, who reportedly saw the 2-year-old "screaming and crying for her mother," the News-Times said.

Heidi Uvina-Desanchez was charged with leaving a child under 12 years old unsupervised, according to the story.

She reportedly told police she left the child for only 10 minutes, the story said.

The full News-Times article is here.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Danbury Daily Voice!

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.