Knoxville (WVLT) - No charges have been filed against a mother who's child was found wandering in Knoxville alone Friday.
KPD officials say a call came in around 10:35 a.m. to the 911 Center saying a young girl was wandering around Emerald Avenue alone in a diaper.
Police were able to locate the mother who was inside a residence on Oak Hill.
They say the mother was unaware the child was missing.
DCS was called to the scene; they are planning to investigate the incident.
Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation.
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