Police: Mother left 10-year-old alone on side of road

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) -- A mother faces charges after police say she left her ten-year-old daughter alone on the side of a road.

The Laurel County Sheriff's office arrested Jeanette Oleary, 30.

Deputies say Monday night, they found her daughter standing on West Laurel Road.

They say the girl told them she and her mother got into an argument and Oleary stopped the car, made the girl get out, then drove off.

Deputies say the girl is now with other family members.

They charged Oleary with abandoning a child and wanton endangerment


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