News and HeadlinesIndianapolis Local NewsHenry County


Henry County grandparents charged after 4-year-old found walking along highway

Posted at 11:48 PM, Aug 30, 2018

HENRY COUNTY, Ind. -- A Henry County couple faces charges after police say they let their 4-year-old grandson wander off onto a highway. 

Investigators say a driver found the young boy walking along US 36 in Mechanicsburg early Thursday morning. 

The driver picked up the boy and called the police. 

Police say Jerry and Shannon Sinclair were supposed to be watching their grandson at the time he was found. The couple was arrested and charged with neglect of a dependent and possession of marijuana. 

The child was not injured. 

MORE TOP STORIES | Conor Daly loses sponsorship over remark his father made over 30 years ago | Man says he was profiled, assaulted by officers outside Indy apartment complex | Family in Geist faces $75K decision over patio that city wants them to tear down | Julia Roberts tied the knot in Marion in 1993 | Suspects ate pizza after killing delivery driver

Top Trending Videos