Woman Arrested for Allegedly Leaving Baby in Car While at St. Paul Bar

Created: 11/05/2012 1:57 PM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

A woman was arrested for allegedly leaving her 3-month-old in the car while she was drinking in a bar.

According to authorities, 23-year-old Heather Anderson had tried to bring her baby into El Alamo bar in St. Paul Sunday evening.

An employee told Anderson her baby couldn't be in the bar. A witness saw Anderson leave the bar with the baby. She put the baby in her car, and returned to take at least one shot.

Anderson left the bar, and officers were called around 10 p.m.

She was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment.