7-year-old left home alone calls to re­port bur­glary

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A mother has been ar­rested af­ter of­fi­cials say her 7-year-old child, who was left home alone to babysit an in­fant, called to re­port a bur­glary.

The Loudoun County Sher­iff’s Of­fice TOLD WJLA-TV that the 7-year-old called to re­port a bur­glary shortly af­ter 5 p.m. Thurs­day. Au­thor­i­ties later de­ter­mined that a bur­glary had not ac­tu­ally oc­curred.

Of­fi­cers dis­cov­ered that Amanda Gollu, 28, had left her 7-year-old child home alone to watch the 1-year-old child. She was charged with one count of child en­dan­ger­ment.

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