COPY-Mother Forgot Toddler At Restaurant

Associated Press - July 30, 2007 7:04 AM ET

BRANDON, Fla. (AP) - A 30-year-old Seffner woman is accused of leaving her young daughter at Chuck E- Cheese's.

Police arrested Hope Christina Payne Saturday. She faces a child neglect charge.

Payne allegedly left her 22-month-old daughter at the arcade Friday. She got home about two hours later and realized the child was missing.

She was released from jail yesterday on her own recognizance.

Information from: The Tampa Tribune, http://www.tampatrib.com

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