Fla. Mom Accused of Leaving Her 2 Kids in Car That Caught Fire While She Was Allegedly Shoplifting
A woman from Florida is accused of shoplifting while leaving her two children in her car, which caught fire.
Alicia Moore, 24, was captured and presently has to deal with two crime penalties for the May 26 occurrence,As per records got by the power source, both of the Orlando inhabitant’s kids, whose ages are obscure, endure the fire, yet one experienced severe singeing. Moore’s car, a 2016 Lincoln, was parked at Oviedo Mall in Oviedo, where she was allegedly shoplifting from Dillard’s with an “unknown male” when her vehicle caught fire, according to the arrest report cited by NBC News. Moore dropped the merchandise and fled the department store when she saw that her car was engulfed in flames, per the outlet.
According to, both children were eventually able to flee the burning vehicle and receive care in a nearby hospital thanks to help from bystanders.
The arrest report also states that one of Moore’s children suffered multiple first-degree burns on her face and ears before she was able to escape.Police arrested Moore on an outstanding warrant unrelated to the Oviedo Mall incident and charged her with both arson and aggravated child neglect, While, according to the arrest report, the cause of the fire is still unknown, Moore contributed to the injuries her children obtained because “the fire occurred during the commission of a felony by Moore.”
Moore entered a not-guilty plea on Friday. Her bond is set at $20,000 and her arraignment is set for June 27, according to records obtained