Henrico father accused of child neglect

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - A Richmond father is facing two counts of child neglect in Henrico County.

Xavier Carrington, 19, was arrested Tuesday.

Police say on Monday, Carrington was left in charge of three children when their mother went to work.

But when another person heard the children crying, police say Carrington was nowhere to be found.

He was eventually contacted later in the day.  But police won't say where he was, or what he was doing.

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