MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - A Midland woman is behind bars after leaving her kids alone in a filthy apartment.
Jessica Rodriguez is facing charges of abandoning and endangering a child.
Police say they were called out to her apartment where they found her three children.
The kids told officers her mom had left them alone for a few hours to go on a date.
According to the affidavit, there was trash all over the apartment along with dozens of alcohol bottles.