Couple charged for leaving kids in hot car
Thu, 18 Apr 2013 17:29:52 GMT —
Maxine Brown, 58, and Prince Wilson, 57, both of Hemingway, were arrested Wednesday for leaving two children, ages 7 and 11, alone in a hot vehicle for more than an hour while they played video poker machines in a convenience store on Third Loop Road in Florence County.
Each face one charge of Cruelty to Children.
Under South Carolina law, Cruelty to Children is a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for not more than 30 days or a fine of not more than $200 at the discretion of the magistrate.