Indiana couple face child neglect charges in Florida

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A mother and her boyfriend visiting from Indiana will face a judge in central Florida on charges that they neglected her two-year-old daughter.

Just before 3:00 am Monday morning, Kissimmee Police found the child sleeping in front of a Ross department store. They say 28-year-old Jerry Montalvo left her there while 20-year-old Stacia Rogers slept in a nearby hotel.

Rogers is charged with leaving her child with someone under the influence. Police say Montalvo admitted he took numerous pills.

The child is now in state custody. Police say they are working with relatives to give them custody.