UPDATE: EBRSO arrests woman suspected of abandoning child at Walmart

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UPDATE: East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s deputies have arrested Chenetra Washington, 32 who they say abandoned a child at the Cortana Place Walmart. 


East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Deputies are seeking information in reference to a found child. The child was found walking around the Cortana Place Walmart. by an employee at approximately 10:40 this morning.

The child, name unknown, appears to be approximately three years old. He is wearing black sweatpants, a white t-shirt and black, red and white Spiderman Crocs.

Deputies believe the woman in the photo is responsible for leaving the child at the Walmart. She was last seen leaving the scene in a silver four door Buick. 

Anyone with information pertaining to this child or the woman in the photo is asked to call the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000. 

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