Richland County deputies arrested a lady after they stated she left her 3-yr-previous youngster sitting in a scorching automotive whereas she acquired her nails carried out, in accordance with a press release from the sheriff’s department.
Dougrica Lewis, 32, was charged with illegal conduct in the direction of a toddler after deputies found the kid sweating within the automotive in the parking zone on an eighty diploma day, in accordance with the statement.
Deputies have been referred to as to the parking zone Thursday as Columbia was going by means of a scorching spell, based on the assertion. One of the automotive’s windows have been cracked, and a deputy reached by means of and unlocked the automotive door.
After removing the kid from the again seat of the automotive, the deputy entered the nail salon, in accordance with the assertion. Lewis was the only one inside.
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Lewis advised deputies she didn’t do something improper as a result of she might see her son from inside the salon, in response to the statement. She additionally stated she needed to depart him in the automotive because the salon prohibits youngsters underneath the age of 10.
Lewis was arrested and brought to the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Middle.