Nacogdoches toddlers found alone near busy road

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - Nacogdoches Police said two small children, an 18-month-old and a two-year-old, were discovered wandering near a road.

Officers responded to a welfare call at a home on the 2500 block of Pearl Street about two small infant children standing close to a busy roadway.

Upon arrival, officers found the house was in disarray. Authorities said, the children's mother was asleep, and not attending to the children, as they were drifting in and out of the house, barely clothed.

Child Protective Services came to the scene and removed the children.

The mother was not arrested at the time, but the case remains under investigation.

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