Mother arrested after naked toddler found wandering Midvale streets

Friday , July 27, 2012 - 9:39 AM

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MIDVALE — Police arrested a mother they say was at a bar in Midvale while her 2-year-old son wondered the streets naked.

KTVX-TV reportso that 22-year-old Natalie Meza faces charges of child abuse and endangering a child and is being held at the Salt Lake County Jail.

Unified Police say they found her son walking a street two blocks from the Old Town Tavern, where Meza was just after midnight on Wednesday.

Utah’s Division of Child and Family Services is caring for the boy.

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