FORREST CITY, AR (abc24.com) - Two women were arrested in Forrest City, Arkansas Thanksgiving night after they left several young children locked in their car while they were shopping.
Police responded to a car alarm call at an area Wal-Mart around 11:00pm. When they arrived, officers found six children ranging from age 1 to 7 locked inside the vehicle without adult supervision.
24-year-old Jasmine Adaway and 20-year-old Daffany Payne were both arrested and charged with 1st Degree Endangering the Welfare of a Minor, which is a felony. Both women were taken to the St. Francis County Jail and the children were put in DHS custody.