ROSWELL, N.M. (KRQE) - A 2-year-old boy was found in the middle of a Roswell street holding a beer can.
The woman who found the child called police when she spotted the toddler Sunday afternoon.
Officers took him to the hospital for a checkup.
His mother showed up at the police department about two hours later.
She claimed the boy wandered off when she fell asleep while the father was out walking a dog.
Police went to the house and found a 2-month-old baby and filthy conditions.
Both children are now in state custody.
Charges are pending against the parents.
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