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Mother of Child Found Wandering Along Broad Street Arrested

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RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) -

The mother of a 4-year-old boy found wandering alone along Broad Street Monday has been arrested and charged, according to Richmond Police.

Michelle Knighten, 39, of Richmond, was arrested and charged with felony child neglect Tuesday.

The child was seen walking along west Broad Street near Adams Street on June 23.  The same child was found alone twice last Friday, June 20.

The child was removed from the home by Child Protective Services Monday evening; no charges were filed at the time.

This is a developing story...stay with 8News on air and online for updates. 

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