4 Children Neglected at Home, Caregiver Charged
DALE CITY, Va. – On August 27, someone told police that four children between 3- and 10-years-old were left alone during the day by the female suspect. According to the report, police discovered that the children would be left alone for long periods of time, leaving the eldest child in charge.
Here’s the latest from Prince William police:
Child neglect 4 counts – On August 27th at 2:01PM, an officer responded to the 3000 block of Braddock Road in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate child neglect. A citizen report that four children, ages 3-10, were left alone during the day by the caregiver. The investigation revealed the caregiver would leave the children alone for long periods of time and would leave the 10 year old in charge of the other siblings. Telephone contact was made with the father who returned to the home.
Arrested on August 27th:
Beby Vaca, 34, of the 14000 block of Birchdale Avenue in Woodbridge
Charged with 4 counts of child neglect
Court date: pending] Bond: none