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Woman arrested after 3 kids found alone in apartment, deputies say

Jessica Woodby
Jessica Woodby(Gibson Co. Sheriff's Office)
Updated: Jun. 21, 2021 at 5:38 AM CDT
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GIBSON CO., Ind. (WFIE) - A Haubstadt woman is facing three counts of neglect after deputies say three children were found alone in an apartment.

It happened Sunday around 7 p.m.

Deputies say they got a call about a little girl screaming in an apartment complex on West Gibson Street in Haubstadt.

They say a maintenance worker found the girl and two siblings alone.

As they were investigating, deputies say 29-year-old Jessica Woodby showed up.

She was arrested and taken to jail.

The Division of Family Services was called in to help.

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