FLORENCE, SC (WBTW) Florence County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Glenn Kirby says members of the Florence County Special Operations Team rescued a baby locked inside a hot car in Florence Tuesday by breaking the window.
Kirby says the sheriff’s office got the call at 5:48 PM and a deputy arrived at the scene at 5:50 pm.
Kirby says the mother was in Walmart on South Irby Street and her 16-month-old baby girl was inside the locked car for at least ten minutes.
Deputies charged Jennifer Renee Wise, 38, of Effingham, with Unlawful Neglect of a Child.
The baby was taken to an area hospital to be treated. She is expected to be okay.