Mom arrested for leaving 5 children home alone

Taquesha Ward from Hamilton County Jail
Taquesha Ward from Hamilton County Jail

MOUNT AIRY, OH (FOX19) - Taquesha Ward was arrested for leaving five children at home alone on October 5.

Cincinnati police found her three children along with her nephew, 4, and niece, 9, alone in her   apartment on High Forest Lane in Mount Airy.

Ward was sent to Hamilton County Jail where she faced five counts of child endangerment charges. Bond was set Monday at $30,000.

A hearing is scheduled for Thursday, October 10 in Hamilton County Court.

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