Mother arrested after allegedly leaving child unsupervised in residential complex

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Source:  Brandon Police Service Media Release

On Thursday morning at approximately 01:01am, a 911 call from an employee with a security company reported tenants in residential complex on Willowdale Crescent report hearing a baby crying from one of the units and appears no adults present. Police attended to the complex and entered into the unit to find a 1-2 year old child left unsupervised. Police identified and located the mother who was highly intoxicated. A 29yr old Brandon woman was arrested and lodged at BCC to be released when sober to appear in Court on November 19th. The child was taken into care by CFS.