Mom leaves child in hot car while shopping in Tolleson

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By Alicia Barron By Alicia Barron

TOLLESON, Ariz.– A mother is facing possible child abuse charges after police say she left her toddler in a hot car.

Sandra Holguin reportedly went shopping in Tolleson Friday night and left her 2-year-old daughter in her car.

Police say almost 40 minutes passed before passerby noticed and called 911.

The little girl was checked by paramedics and given fluids but is expected to be okay. She is now staying with her grandmother.