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A man has been arrested after Huntsville Police say he left his 7-month-old child in a car.

Posted: Aug 31, 2018 12:59 PM
Updated: Sep 1, 2018 4:55 PM

A man was arrested on Friday after Huntsville Police say he left his 7-month-old child in a car for 20 minutes. 

According to authorities, 22-year-old Michael Parker will be charged with Reckless Endangerment of a Child after officers were notified of the situation at the Walmart off of University Drive.

Huntsville Police tell WAAY31 the car air-conditioning was left on and that the child was not harmed. Officials tell us, the child will stay with another family member, until Child Protective Services determines what is next for the child. 

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