Woman arrested after 3-year-old found in the street

A 25-year-old woman is facing child endangerment charges after 3-year-old child was found wandering the street alone, according to police.

Markita Renee Watts is being held at the Montgomery County Jail.

City officers were dispatched to the intersection of Hoover Avenue and Graystone Drive around 9:42 p.m. on Sunday to check the welfare of a young child, according to a city police report.

Watts relationship to the child is unknown at this time.

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