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Police: Drunk woman sat in hot car with child


Police in Springfield arrested Danielle Cordle, 34, of New Carlisle, Monday night after finding her in a hot car with her 3-year-old sweating and crying in the back seat.

Officers responded to a call in the 800 block of Southfield Avenue and found Cordle in the driver's seat of the parked car along with the toddler and the windows were rolled up, according to the arrest report.

Police smelled alcohol and noted the suspect's eyes were red and glossy and her speech was slurred.

Cordle is being held in the Clark County Jail on suspicion of child endangering.


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