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Child found barefoot near traffic

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A mother was taken into custody after her child was found barefoot with no jacket running on the side of a road.

According to a police report, the morning of March 15 the 4-year-old girl was on the side of Hunsinger Lane in danger of being hit by traffic.

The child was able to give an officer directions to her apartment in the 7200 block of Hillpark Way.

When they arrived no one was home. When the mother, Cocoo Doelu, came home she told police she had been at the bus stop with her other children.

Police went where the woman said she was and it was the same place the child had run past.

Doelu is charged with endangering the welfare of a minor.

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