A 4-year-old boy was found abandoned at a Mandan gas station Thursday morning. Mandan police say employees found the child in the parking lot wearing just pants a T-shirt.
The child was turned over to social services.
A few hours later police received a call about a missing child. A 28-year-old Mandan woman said she left her child home alone to run some errands and when she returned the child was gone.
Charges of child neglect are pending for the woman.