Mother bound for trial after child found in dog crate

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Erin Lewallen
Erin Lewallen
Updated: 1/31/2013 2:56 pm Published: 1/31/2013 2:56 pm

A Tulsa mother charged with child neglect will stand trial.

Erin Lewallen faces one count of child neglect. Police were called the a north Tulsa home in November after a neighbor saw a naked three-year old boy in Lewallen’s backyard.

Police say Lewallen was not home at the time, but her husband William was, police found a 22-month girl locked inside a dog crate in the house. Another three-year old boy was discovered naked and asleep next to William Lewallen. Police say William Lewallen had taken narcotic painkillers with beer to deal with back pain.

He was also bound over for trial on a child neglect charge.

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Mayor Maynot - 1/31/2013 8:35 PM
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Very unfortunate situation for this family. Hopefully there will be no more back pain in the future.

aleman - 1/31/2013 4:14 PM
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Damned zombies breed like flies then don't take care of their children...they don't bathe or eat why should the children,'bout the only love is the love they have for the extra money they get from Uncle Sugar for havin' kids,oughta be mandatory sterilization for this zombie trash

dukshanee - 1/31/2013 3:31 PM
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and people wonder why kids are crazy now days, abusive parents or lack of discipline! before people have a kid, they need to make them do a Psychological evaluation and then take parenting classes. mandatory birth control for everyone else!!!! lol
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