Mom accused of leaving child inside toy store

A Hempstead mom is accused of leaving her son in a store while she went shopping. Police say Patricia Juarez left her 7-year-old son at

Police say Patricia Juarez left her 7-year-old son

Police say Patricia Juarez left her 7-year-old son at the Lego Store at the Roosevelt Field Mall yesterday.

HEMPSTEAD - A Hempstead mom is accused of leaving her son in a store while she went shopping.

Police say Patricia Juarez left her 7-year-old son at the Lego Store at the Roosevelt Field Mall yesterday.

Juarez was arrested when she came back to get the child at least 1 ½ hours later.

Juarez has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child.

 

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