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Woman passed out in car with 4-year-old, bottle of liquor

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Kayla Welsh (Source: LMDC) Kayla Welsh (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A 22-year-old mother was arrested after police found her passed out in a car with her 4-year-old.

Police were dispatched to the 3100 block of Preston Highway regarding a child left alone in a car. According to an arrest sleep, officers found the black Nissan in front of an antique store with Kayla Welsh passed out in the driver's seat.

It took officers several attempts to wake her. Her eyes were bloodshot and there was a strong odor of alcohol. Welsh admitted to having several shots of liquor and a mostly empty bottle of Sailor Jerry was on the floorboard of the passenger's seat where her daughter was sitting.

Welsh is being charged with alcohol intoxication and wanton endangerment.

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