Mother leaves baby in shopping cart while shoplifting

July 24, 2012 11:01:21 AM PDT
In Florida, a young mother left her 1-year-old baby boy in a shopping cart after being confronted about shoplifting.

Police in Ocala, Florida released surveillance video showing a confrontation with two sisters at a Walmart story as they tried to steal $57 in clothes. The 19-year-old mother and older sister took off, leaving the child behind. They ran through the parking lot. Police eventually arrested the two.

The child is with Child Protective Services.