Couple abandons baby in Katy parking lot, deputies say
HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A man and woman are facing child endangerment charges after leaving an infant alone in a parking lot in the Katy area, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office said.
Sarah Shibley, 33, and Gary Lee Collins, 39, were arrested Tuesday after a passerby found the baby sitting in a carrier on the ground while unattended in a parking stall outside a pizza restaurant in the 20900 block of the Katy Freeway.
Investigators said the man brought the child to a woman, who happened to be in the area, and asked her for help and she called police.
Child Protective Services was also notified.
Shibley’s bail is set at $2,000.
Collins is being held on a $15,000 bail.