Neglect Of A Dependant
WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP | A 43-year-old woman faces a criminal charge based on allegations of leaving her 17-year-old son alone for three days in a house without power or water, and littered with garbage and cat waste.
DYER | A Dyer husband and wife were arrested and charged with multiple drug-related offenses and neglect of a dependent after a search warrant revealed a marijuana-growing operation at the home they share with their young children, police said.
VALPARAISO | A Morgan Township woman faces a felony charge on allegations of leaving her 2-year-old daughter in the car for 15 minutes last month while she shopped at the local Menards store.
VALPARAISO | A 33-year-old Portage woman has been charged with a felony count of neglect of a dependent as a result of a boy's repeated absences and late appearance at school.
VALPARAISO | A Chesterton couple pleaded guilty Tuesday to several felony counts of selling crack cocaine a year ago, including instances where their three children were present.