Woman accused of leaving toddler in hot van

August 28, 2013 3:47:29 PM PDT
A northwest Indiana woman is accused of leaving her 1-year-old daughter inside a van on a day the temperature was 100 degrees.

Leah Grentzer of Schererville is charged with neglect of a dependent. The incident happened August 18 in a supermarket parking lot.

Police say Grentzer told them she forgot the child was in the van.