POSTED: Friday, October 11, 2013 - 9:37am
UPDATED: Friday, October 11, 2013 - 10:46am
BROWNSVILLE, TX ( NEWS CENTER 23) — Police say a Brownsville mother leaves her children behind... to go party.
Thursday morning Teresa Guevara, 34, was arrested on those accusations.
Police responded to a welfare concern on the 2700 block of Granada Drive.
There they found five children home alone... in a house with no electricity. The oldest child told police that their mother had gone to a party.
Police tracked Guevara down and arrested her. The children were turned over to relatives and CPS now had opened an investigation into the case.