Police: Pennsylvania mom arrested after leaving toddler alone in hot apartment

Moeniqu Griffin was taken from the Rankin Police Department in handcuffs Thursday.
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Moeniqu Griffin was taken from the Rankin Police Department in handcuffs Thursday.

Credit: WPXI staff

Credit: WPXI staff

A Pennsylvania woman was arrested after police said she left her 1-year-old child alone in a hot apartment.

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According to Rankin police investigators, Moeniqu Griffin left her toddler alone in her Hawkins Village apartment unit.

A maintenance man discovered the child, who was alone in the extremely hot apartment, with little food, police said..

Griffin did not answer questions as she was led out of the Rankin Police Department in handcuffs.

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