Minot man arrested on child neglect charge
MINOT, N.D. – Minot police arrested a 27-year-old man for child neglect Thursday morning after a two-year-old in a diaper was found wandering around a parking lot without supervision.
Police say they responded to a southeast Minot apartment complex shortly after 10 a.m. for the report of the child. Investigators say that, roughly an hour later, they received a third-party report that the man was searching for his child.
Investigators confirmed the relationship. The man is in custody in the Ward County Jail on a C-felony charge.
The child is in the care of Ward County Social Services.
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