Brettany Walton, Shoplifting Mama, Leaves Baby Behind When Cops Arrive

What baby?
  • "What baby?"

You have to love the editorially administered morality of this headline, courtesy of 19ActionNews, one outfit that's never been afraid to call it like it is.

"Mother" abandons sleeping baby while shoplifting

Those quote marks burn. Once you dive into the meat and potatoes of the story, you'll probably share the headline writer's anger with the mom in question. The station reports that it all began when two 15-year-old girls were busted for shoplifting at Crocker Park. They were caught with a one-year-old baby asleep in a stroller. Besides claiming innocence, the pair also said, what baby? Not ours.

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