Forest Park mother charged after toddler found alone near street

Evelyne Mwende. (Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

FOREST PARK, Ohio (WKRC) - A Forest Park mother was charged after her toddler daughter was found alone and too close to a street. Evelyne Mwende, 32, is charged with child endangering.

According to court papers, Mwende left her 2-year-old daughter alone at her Waycross Road home Saturday. Mwende left to walk about a mile to a store. Someone spotted the toddler about 2 feet away from Waycross Road.

A judge ordered her held on $25,000.

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