Mom allegedly left five kids home alone

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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. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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