Woman Allegedly Left Child Home Alone While Burglarizing a House

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DUNMORE — Police in Dunmore arrested a woman who they said tried to burglarize a home Friday evening, and left her four-month-old child alone at home while she did it!

Ashley Creek of Dunmore was taken into custody.

Police said they found her hiding in a closet in the home she was burglarizing.

Police said Creek told them she left her son at home in her apartment.

Officers went to the apartment, took the boy, and condemned Creek’s apartment because they said it was in deplorable conditions.

Creek is charged with burglary, criminal trespass, theft, and endangering the welfare of a child.