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Sweetwater Man Accused of Endangering His Daughter

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Sweetwater man is sitting in the Midland County Detention Center after being accused of endangering his young daughter.

Police found 42-year-old Brett Smith walking along Andrews Highway around 3:30a.m. Sunday morning with his five-year-old daughter.      

According to the arrest affidavit, Smith appeared intoxicated and disoriented.

He told officers he had been walking from the Days Inn on Wall Street which was 10 miles from where he was found by police.

Police say the little girl was shaking and wearing light clothing in the 34 degree weather.

Brett was arrested for a third-degree felony of endangering a child and a misdemeanor of public intoxication.

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