BELOIT - Despite life-threatening wind chills, a mom is accused of leaving her two young children in the car to go shopping.
Codi Davis, 23, is charged with 2 misdemeanor counts of child neglect.
The incident happened Monday night around 7:30pm in the parking lot of the Wal-Mart on Milwaukee Road. A passers-by noticed the two children inside Davis' vehicle with the car not running.
A Beloit Police Officer was speaking to the children as Davis returned to her car. It had been determined the children were unattended for 10 minutes.
The officer turned the children over to paramedics who determined they were fine. The kids were released to a family member.