15-Month-Old Child Found Wandering Overnight
HAZLETON — Police plan to charge parents with child endangerment after their child was found wandering the streets early Wednesday.
It happened around 1 a.m. Wednesday near Wyoming and Noble Streets in Hazleton.
Police said Leslie Peguero, 19, and Nelson De Jesus, 23, both of Hazleton, got into an argument and left their 15-month-old child alone wandering the streets.
Both parents face charges of endangering the welfare of children.
Hazleton PD: Leslie Peguero and Nelson De Jesus will be charged with child endangerment; 15-month-old boy found "wandering" in street at 1am—
Bill Wadell (@BillWadell) August 28, 2013