Mom allegedly left five kids home alone

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A 24-year-old mother has been arrested after allegedly leaving five kids home alone Sunday night. Buffalo firefighters reportedly found the children unsupervised at an address on Schuele Avenue around 7:30 p.m.

Police say there were five children in the home, and four of them were under the age of four. The children are now with a family member.

Buffalo Police say firefighters initially responded because the smoke alarm went off, officials believe the stove was left one.

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