Marion County Prosecutor Carl Brizzi filed neglect charges against Jennifer Macy. Macy is accused of leaving her three children unattended in a running vehicle. Jennifer Macy is charged with three counts of D Felony Neglect of a Dependent.
According to the probable cause affidavit, Jennifer Macy went into a Walgreens leaving her Dodge Caravan running with her three children inside the vehicle. Her oldest child, Alexis Macy came running into the store informing Macy that the 3-year-old, Noah Stotzfus, had driven the car into another vehicle. Alexis suffered scratches to her arms and legs as she exited the moving vehicle. The IMPD officers who were called to the scene determined that none of the children were secured in seat belts or car seats inside the running vehicle.
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