Friday, Apr 20, 2018
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio


Mom accused of leaving girl alone is rearrested

PORT CLINTON The Springfield, Ohio, woman accused of leaving her 2-year-old daughter alone while she partied with her carnival co-workers at the Ottawa County Fair near Oak Harbor last week was taken back into custody yesterday, sheriff s deputies said.

Megan Johnson, 21, was arrested about 4:45 p.m. after Ottawa County Municipal Court Judge Frederick Hany II revoked the $4,000 bond Ms. Johnson posted. She was being held in the county jail in lieu of a $10,000 bond and is scheduled to appear Wednesday in municipal court, deputies said.

The sheriff s office would not comment on what led to Ms. Johnson s bond being revoked, citing the ongoing investigation.

Ms. Johnson was arrested and charged with child endangerment Wednesday after security workers at the county fair found her young daughter alone about 2:30 a.m. She approached deputies and security guards about 4:40 a.m. and told them she left the child for only a few minutes to attend a party in an arcade tent with fair workers.

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2018 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…