NewsWest 9/KBYG/Mike Henry
BIG SPRING - A Big Spring woman was arrested over the weekend for leaving her one-year-old alone in a car while she went shopping.
According to Big Spring Police, 23-year-old Katherine Rios left her child in vehicle in the Wal-Mart Parking lot around 4:30 Sunday afternoon. A witness noticed the child alone and screaming. The windows were left rolled down about an inch.
The witness called police from her cell phone and an officer arrived at the scene. The
one-year-old continued to scream for its mother and was trying to crawl out of the cracked window.