Mother arrested for leaving kids in car

August 17, 2009 5:14:28 PM PDT
A mother was arrested in Fremont Friday after police say she left her two children in a hot car while she went grocery shopping.

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People noticed the 2-year-old girl and 6-year-old boy sweating inside the car at about 3:30 p.m. Police say temperatures had reached 107 degrees inside the vehicle and the mother had been inside the safeway for more than half an hour.

Both kids are okay.

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