A central Florida mother is accused of leaving her two young children alone in her running car while she drank in a nearby bar, authorities said.
April Renee King, 35, faces child neglect charges after leaving her children, ages 2 and 4, alone in the car, NBC affiliate WESH reported.
Police said King, who has an Oklahoma driver's license, was seen drinking at Froggers Grill & Bar in Apopka just before 1 p.m. on Sunday by the general manager and four other people, WESH reported.
King denied that she was at Frogger's, and said she only left her kids in the car for a brief period of time to got to a nearby AT&T store.
The children were not harmed, according to WESH.
King remained in the Orange County Jail on Tuesday. Jail records didn't list an attorney for her.
Photo Credit: Orange County Sheriff's Office