Monroe man cited for endangerment
A Monroe County man is facing two counts of reckless endangerment for leaving two young children alone in a home.
Pocono Mountain Regional police said about 7 a.m. on April 28 officers were dispatched to 254 Clearview Drive, in Emerald Lakes, Long Pond, for a report of two young children left alone in a home.
On scene officers found two children, ages two and three, alone in the house. An investigation revealed that Vincent Watlington, 22, of Mount Holly, N.J., who is the father of the three-year-old and uncle to the two-year-old, was suppose to be watching them.
Charges were filed.