Girl, 2, Left Behind at Beach by Day Care Provider: Police

Police are investigating how a Long Island toddler was left alone after a trip to the beach.
3:00 | 08/15/12

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Transcript for Girl, 2, Left Behind at Beach by Day Care Provider: Police
An amazing story in a question how could it happen how was a two year old girl left alone at the beach. That is the question tonight on Long Island where a toddler was left behind it -- state park in east Islip. Eyewitness News reporter Tim Fleischer is there live with more tonight -- Diana you put it best so many questions so little answers after this little girl was left here on this Long Island beach at the same time that. Daycare provider she has not shed any new light on the situation. The only fortunate thing the little girl is -- seek consent. The -- water to the great south bay. Laughing at the -- -- -- state park. A fund today for a two year old girl until park police say she was left by your -- care provider that's very disturbing. And bound ferry service the children police reveal came from our little darlings early education center -- -- court in nearby bay -- They hit played here on the beach they say and it won't point to children were gathered up and they left. The two year old girl have been playing -- -- -- beach with another little girl that girl's mother became quite concerned when they got ready to leave she then contacted parks officials. Depletion on that initiated a search looking for the parents. And unable to locate the parents more than three hours later police say they received a call from the daycare provider asking if they found the child. From that organization received the name of the parent we notified the parent who came to Texas state park police station. And took custody of the child I would be very upset Sandra player who lives across the street speaks from experience you have to be aware. -- took students into the city field trips and you do head can't she make sure you've got -- -- There was no answer the door of the senator even though we could see people moving around inside the split level whole. Other neighbors say the -- in this residential neighborhood has been here for a little more than a year. About ten children coming and going each day there's usually somebody always following somebody else. No -- parents holding hands. And tonight park police say they are continuing their investigation and criminal charges are strong possibility. Reporting live -- state park Tim -- channel seven Eyewitness News.

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