Mother jailed for leaving her four children home alone while at a bar
UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
TEMPLE -- A Temple woman is in trouble with the law after she goes out partying and leaves her four children alone at her apartment.
23-year-old Tiffany Ann Calhoun is charged with endangering a child and criminal negligence after reportedly abandoning her four children at home while she was out at a bar partying with her friends.
police found the four kids alone after a neighbor called police for a welfare check.
"Officers responded to a call in regard to a young child being observed outside the apartment. When officers arrived they received more information about that these children, were possibly left alone," said Temple P.D. spokesperson Sgt. Pete Ramirez.
After two hours a relative was finally able to reach Calhoun who came home and was arrested.
She's now in the Bell County Jail and her kids are staying with a relative.