Police: Mom found intoxicated, left kids in hotel
PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA — A mother is facing child neglect charges after officers say they found her children alone in a hotel room in Dumfries.
Both 4-year-old and 1-year-old boys were found in a hotel room in the 16900 block of Old Stage Rd on Monday afternoon.
Officers searched the area for the children’s mother. Detectives say they found Sherese Harris, sitting in a car in the hotel’s parking lot intoxicated.
The investigation reveals the children had been left alone for more than an hour.
Child Protectives Services says a family member has custody of the two boys.
The 35-year-old is being held without bond.