New Castle News

October 30, 2012

Woman charged with endangering children

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — An East Side woman has been charged for leaving four children unsupervised.

Lisa S. McCune, 28, faces charges of endangering the welfare of children for leaving four youngsters — ages 10, 9, 7 and 3 — home alone in the 700 block of Cleveland Avenue on Saturday.

New Castle police contacted Lawrence County Children and Youth Services, who reported squalid conditions in the house including broken windows, multiple piles of dog feces in each room and no food in the home.

Three of the children were released to the custody of their father, one was placed with CYS.