Illinois man arrested for child neglect, public intoxication in Indianapolis

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An Illinois man visiting Indianapolis with his three-year-old daughter is facing neglect and public intoxication charges after police found him and the little girl walking outside in the middle of the night.

Christopher Parker of Bloomington, Illinois was arrested around 1:00 am Saturday. Officers saw him fall down while walking with his daughter near Washington and Meridian Street downtown.

It was 16 degrees at the time and the girl had no gloves or hat, and her coat was unzipped.