Woman Arrested on Child Endangerment Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - One woman is behind bars after leaving her four children in a vehicle.

According to police, the female left the children in the vehicle for 20-25 minutes on Wednesday afternoon at the west side Wal-Mart in Odessa.

The kids in the car ranged from 18 months to 9-years-old.

The woman has been booked into the Ector County Jail on child endangerment charges.

The children were checked out on the scene and were released to their father.

All the children are expected to be OK.