Florida mom leaves 2 toddlers in the car so she can drink at bar

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April King, a 35-year old mother left her two young children in her SUV on Sunday night while she went to grab a drink at a Frogger's, a local bar.

Police arrested her on suspicion of child neglect after the general manager and four other people saw King drinking some time around 1 p.m.

She denied being at the bar, and she said that she only left her 2-year-old and 4-year-old in the car for a brief period of time while she ran into a nearby AT&T store.

Police said that when they talked to King, she was lethargic with evidently slurred speech.

The children were not harmed, but police are continuing to look into the situation.

Leaving your children in the car is super dangerous, especially when it's hot out. See the video below for information about how hot cars can quickly turn deadly:

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