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Woman charged after leaving baby in Family Dollar

Columbus police arrested a woman Sunday night after she left her baby alone inside a Family Dollar, reports state.

Kenisha Barefield, 19, is charged with reckless conduct, police said.

According to reports, Barefield left her 2-year-old child alone inside Family Dollar, 3126 Veterans Parkway, about 9:40 p.m. Sunday. She then ran across Veterans toward Wilson Apartments.

Someone called police about the child, and officers responded to the business. Barefield was arrested after she returned about 10 minutes later, police said.

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