Warrant: Gwinnett mom locked child in hot car in direct sunlight

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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. - Georgia Gwinnett College police arrested a mother they said locked her 6-year-old in a car on campus Thursday.

Crystal Franklin, 28, is charged with second-degree child cruelty.

An arrest warrant obtained by Channel 2 Action News states the child may have suffered hyperthermia due to the outside temperature of 90 degrees and the car being 'in direct sunlight.'

Stay tuned for updates in this developing story.


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