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Mother accused of leaving young child alone in car to grocery shop

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Tingting Jlang. (Willimantic police photo) Tingting Jlang. (Willimantic police photo)
WILLIMANTIC, CT (WFSB) -

A mother in Willimantic is accused of leaving her 1-year-old child locked in a car while she grocery shopped.

Police said they arrested 25-year-old Tingting Jlang of Ashford on Thursday morning.

They said the child was in the car alone for 30 minutes while Tingting did her grocery shopping.

The Department of Children and Families was notified about the incident.

Tingting was charged with leaving a child unsupervised in a public place/motor vehicle.

Police said she was scheduled to face a judge in Danielson on Dec. 21.

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