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Woman leaves son alone to gamble at casino

Thursday, January 26, 2012

A gambling getaway ended up costing a Manhattan mother her son.

Police say 38-year-old Xiao Xu Wu was gambling at the Mohegan Sun casino in Connecticut after leaving her 5-year-old son alone in their hotel room.

He called 911 and told the operator he did not know where his mom was.

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She was found and arrested.

The boy is now in the custody of Child Protective Services.

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