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Odessa Mother Facing Charges of Endangering a Child

An Odessa mother is in trouble after her two kids walked right out the door.

33-year-old Lila Acosta is facing charges of endangering a child.

A woman called police saying two boy, ages three and four, showed up at her door and she didn't know who they were.

Police searched the neighborhood and found a house with an open door.

The report says Acosta was asleep on the sofa and smelled of booze.

It turns out, this isn't the first time this has happened.

Investigators say the boys had walked away from their home unattended two times before.

Acosta was arrested and the boys have been released to the care of a family member.

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