Report: Woman charged with leaving child in car

June 14, 2014

A 26-year-old Parker County woman is facing a felony charge after leaving a 2-year-old boy in her vehicle while she was in a local bar and grill, according to Granbury Police Department Deputy Chief Alan Hines.

Kristen Elizabeth Gilchrist was booked on June 2 on a charge of abandon/endanger child with intent to return, Hines said.

The child was not injured and did not require medical attention, he added.

Gilchrist was released from custody on June 5 after posting $5,000 bond.

Gilchrist lists a Granbury mailing address, but resides in the 500 block of Lois Circle, which is in southern Parker County.

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