Police: Woman left kids in car to gamble

May 29, 2009 7:42:41 AM PDT
State police say a northwestern Pennsylvania woman left two young girls alone in a vehicle parked outside a casino while she was inside gambling.

Police say 26-year-old Naomi Bryant, of Erie, left a six-year-old and an eight-year-old in the vehicle outside Presque Isle Downs & Casino from 7:37 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. on Thursday.

Police say Bryant was gambling inside the casino during the nearly two-hour span. She has been charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of children.

Information from: Erie Times-News, http://www.goerie.com

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