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Children found in 'filthy conditions,' mother accused of neglect

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Jessica Pate, 29. (Source: Vanderburgh County Detention Center) Jessica Pate, 29. (Source: Vanderburgh County Detention Center)

An Evansville mother is facing several child neglect charges. 

Police say a tip lead them to 29-year-old Jessica Pate's home on Jackson Avenue.

Officers say during a search of her home they found three small children living in filthy conditions, a stolen gun and marijuana.

Pate is being held in the Vanderburgh County Detention Center on a $500 bond.

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