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Nacogdoches PD: Man arrested after leaving two-year-old alone in apartment

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Howard Dodd (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail.) Howard Dodd (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail.)
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

A Nacogdoches man was arrested Wednesday afternoon after leaving his two-year-old son home alone.

According to the Nacogdoches Police report, Howard Terrell Dodd, 28, left the child in an apartment on the 300 Block of Ellington Street.

The report says a maintenance man entered the apartment and found the two-year-old unattended inside playing with toys.

Dodd later returned to the scene and was arrested. Child Protective Services also responded to the scene and released the child to his mother.

Dodd was charged with endangering a child.

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