Minot Couple Arrested for Child Neglect

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Minot Police arrested a man and woman for child neglect.

Police received a call from 28-year-old Nicole Danks, who was reporting a possible crime. When officers arrived on the scene they found Danks and 29-year-old Tony Slavens Jr. intoxicated.

The couple had left a 9-year-old child alone all night in a camper at Swenson RV Park.

Danks and Slavens were arrested for child neglect and taken to the Ward County Jail for Holding.

The child was taken into protective custody by Ward County Social Services.