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Sandstone day care provider accused of being drunk faces two charges

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A Sandstone day care provider suspected of being drunk when a 22-month-old girl wandered away from the center and onto a nearby highway Wednesday was charged with two crimes on Friday.


Carrie Ann Richardson, 56, was charged in State District Court in Pine County with one count each of child endangerment and child neglect. Both crimes are gross misdemeanors punishable by one year in jail and a fine of $3,000. She is not in custody.

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