Mother Arrested After Toddler Was Found in Odessa Neighborhood

Mother Arrested After Toddler Was Found in Odessa Neighborhood

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One woman is behind bars after her baby was found in an Odessa neighborhood.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9 they got a call about a baby wondering around the 3100 block of Jackson on Tuesday.

Police found the toddler in a neighbor's yard.

After locating the parent, 21-year-old Bailey Schmidt was arrested for endangering a child.

Child Protective Services also responded to the call and say the child was unharmed.