Mother arrested for towing kids in a plastic red wagon behind her car


A mother was arrested after she was seen towing her two children and a third child behind her car in a plastic red wagon.

The Register-Guard first reported that Alana Donahue admitted to towing the three kids but said she was "showing the kids a good time."

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(The Gwinnett County Police Department/Handout via REUTERS)

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However, one witness told police that they saw Donahue going 30 miles per hour.

Another witness said that, after the youngest child began to cry when the wagon went up on two wheels, Donahue put that child in her car and continued driving with the other two still in the wagon.

Donahue was arrested several hours later and didn't seem to be under the influence of intoxicants.

Her children have been placed with someone by the Department of Human Services and Fox News says Donahue faces three counts of reckless endangerment.

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