SF police detain mother who allegedly abandoned child near zoo

EMBED </>More Videos

Police say they found the parents of a child that was abandoned in San Francisco. The mother has been detained for questioning Tuesday night. (KGO-TV)

Police say they found the parents of a child that was abandoned in San Francisco. The mother has been detained for questioning Tuesday night.

RELATED: San Francisco police search for couple who allegedly abandoned child

Witnesses say they saw a woman push her five-year-old daughter out of the car near San Francisco Zoo Monday night. The child's father left on a skateboard moments before and did not see her leave the child behind.

Police contacted him Tuesday, which led them to the mother.

The five-year-old and the mother's other infant are now in protective custody.

Related Topics:
child abandonedSFPDsearchcrimeinvestigationchild endangermentSan Francisco
(Copyright ©2017 KGO-TV. All Rights Reserved.)

Load Comments