BAYTOWN, Texas – A Baytown dad was arrested after police left his daughter in a hot car on a day when temperatures reached record highs.
Gene Curry, 24, is accused of endangering a child. 19659002] He appeared overnight in Probable Ground Court, where a judge gave him a $ 1,000 bail. However, the judge ordered that Curry, when depositing a loan, not be allowed to be unattended with one of his two children.
The order remains in effect until a judge takes up the case again.
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On Wednesday at noon, a client at Kröger on Alexander Street spotted the 18-year-old and called 911. The Baytown Fire Department unlocked the car and rescued the toddler.
Police Let's say it was 112 degrees in the car when the child was rescued. Witnesses said she was "red-red".
Surveillance cameras show Curry was in business for about twenty minutes.
The child was treated and released to other family members when Curry was imprisoned.
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