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The Owasso police arrived at the Owasso Wine and Liquor store on Wednesday morning around 6:30 pm after hearing that a toddler was in the vehicle

Mother, 24, arrested after leaving her 14-month-old son in a scorching hot car for more than 20 minutes while shopping in a liquor store

  • Owasso Police arrived at the Owasso Wine and Liquor store on Wednesday morning around 6:30 PM and noticed the vehicle
  • Agents noticed that the boy was moving in the front seat and could hear him cry
  • He had been in the vehicle for about 20 minutes
  • It is said that the temperature was 88 degrees with a heat index of 91 degrees
  • Gretchen Markovics, the boy's mother, was charged with child threats and is currently being held in Tulsa County prison
  • She told the police that she thought the air conditioning was in the vehicle
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An Oklahoma mother was arrested after leaving her 14-month-old son in a hot car while she went into a liquor store.

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Owasso Police arrived at the Owasso Wine and Liquor store on Wednesday morning around 6:30 PM and noticed that the car was parked near 86th North and Highway 169.

Agents noticed that the boy was moving in the front seat and could hear him cry. He had been in the vehicle for about 20 minutes.

It is said that the temperature was 88 degrees with a heat index of 91 degrees.

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The Owasso police arrived at the Owasso Wine and Liquor store on Wednesday morning around 6:30 pm after hearing that a toddler was in the vehicle

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The Owasso police arrived at the Owasso Wine and Liquor store on Wednesday morning around 6:30 pm after hearing that a toddler was in the vehicle

The images from Bodycam show that an officer is approaching the gray minibus and notes that the little boy was alone in the car.

He walks around the vehicle and checks whether one of the doors opens.

The boy's mother – the 24-year-old Gretchen Markovics from Oktaha – comes with a friend from the liquor store and lets the agents know that the vehicle belongs to them.

It is said that the temperature was 88 degrees with a heat index of 91 degrees. The boy only wore a wet diaper when the police found him

It is said that the temperature was 88 degrees with a heat index of 91 degrees. The boy only wore a wet diaper when the police found him

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It is said that the temperature was 88 degrees with a heat index of 91 degrees. The boy only wore a wet diaper when the police found him

Officers called the State Department of Human Services when the boy was taken to the hospital. He was taken into custody

Officers called the State Department of Human Services when the boy was taken to the hospital. He was taken into custody

Officers called the State Department of Human Services when the boy was taken to the hospital. He was taken into custody

& # 39; What the hell were you thinking, & # 39; the officer may be asked as he stops Markovics and her boyfriend.

The mother, sobbing at his point, tells the officer that she thought the car's air conditioning was on.

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But the officer quickly repeats that the car didn't even run & # 39 ;.

Gretchen Markovics, the boy's mother, was charged with child threats and is currently being held in Tulsa County prison

Gretchen Markovics, the boy's mother, was charged with child threats and is currently being held in Tulsa County prison

Gretchen Markovics, the boy's mother, was charged with child threats and is currently being held in Tulsa County prison

It was said that the baby only wore a wet diaper and showed signs of medical need.

Officers called the State Department of Human Services when the boy was taken to the hospital. He was taken into custody.

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Markovics has been accused of child threats and is currently being detained in prison in Tulsa County, News On 6 reports.

She told the police that she thought the air conditioning was in the vehicle

She told the police that she thought the air conditioning was in the vehicle

She told the police that she thought the air conditioning was in the vehicle

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