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Father charged after young kids found wandering outside around home

(Source: Mayfield PD) (Source: Mayfield PD)
MAYFIELD, KY (KFVS) -

Police said a Mayfield, Kentucky man is facing charges after his young children were found wandering around outside on a cold afternoon.

The father, Darrin Collins, 24, was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment.

According to Mayfield Police Department, the incident happened Nov. 19 in the 300 block of North 7th Street.

A naked 3-year-old and a 2-year-old with no shoes got out the front door, went around the house and ended up on the block behind the house, according to police.

Social services was also contacted. 

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