WCCO EYE4 LOGO WCCO Radio wcco-eye-red01, ww color red

Latest News

Toddlers Found Alone In Moorhead Parking Garage

View Comments
police, generic, lights, cop, flashing, officials, authorities

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up
Today's Most Popular Video
  1. 4 Things For April 18, 2014
  2. WCCO Viewers’ Choice For MN’s Best Fried Chicken
  3. Wis. Senior Bowls Perfect 300 ... Again
  4. Dozens Behind Bars After Largest MN Heroin Bust
  5. Morning Headlines From 04/18

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Two toddlers are in protective custody after they were found alone in a Moorhead parking garage dressed only in dirty diapers.

Dispatchers got a report Tuesday of children screaming in the underground garage. Police entered and found the children standing inside the closed overhead door at the bottom of a steep ramp.

The children are about 1 and 2 years old. Police Lt. Tory Jacobson says the toddlers had no obvious injuries, and their mother was located in a nearby apartment.

The Forum reports authorities haven’t decided yet whether to seek charges.

Clay County Social Services placed the children in protective custody and will investigate with police how the children got out of the apartment.

(© Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus