Toddler abandoned in Carlisle

Investigation after young girl found in Carlisle.

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Woman pleads guilty to abandoning child

A woman who abandoned a little girl late at night on a Carlisle Street has pleaded guilty to child neglect.

The two-year-old toddler was found in her pram around 11pm on Thursday night on Warwick Road by police officers investigating a disturbance.

The woman was not located until 10am the next morning.

She admitted child neglect at a special hearing and the case was adjourned until May 3 at Carlisle Crown Court.

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