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WILKESBORO, N.C. -- The Wilkesboro Police Department said a woman left her child in the car while shopping at a Goodwill store on Saturday.

Officers said someone called to alert them the child was in the car. After they arrived they found Ms. Li with her child outside of the car. Ms. Li told the officers her child was asleep in the car at the time she arrived. She said she left the child alone in the car for about ten minutes. However the witnesses told police the child was screaming, sweating and was left in the car for about 20 minutes.

Officers have now filed a report with DSS.

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