On Thursday, July 10, a woman was arrested for leaving three kids alone in her car while she was grocery shopping, according to the Mechanicville Police Dept.

Ashley Degrasse, 24, of Mechanicville is charged with three counts of endangering the welfare of a child and arraigned in Mechanicville City Court.

Police say that back on Saturday, July 5, at about 3:30 p.m. police were called to the Price Chopper Plaza from a concerned employee who spotted three children, ages 1-to-7, left alone in a vehicle. The car was off, the windows were up and the doors were locked, police said.