Arthur Langley, Pennsylvania Dad, Left 1-Year-Old Daughter To Go Rob Homes: Cops

Arthur Langley Rob Homes

10/11/12 08:11 AM ET  AP

BROOKHAVEN, Pa. — Police say a man left his 1-year-old daughter home alone while he tried to break into neighbors' houses in a Philadelphia suburb.

Authorities say it happened Wednesday morning in Brookhaven. They say 20-year-old Arthur Langley was arrested after a resident called 911 to report a suspicious person.

The Delaware County Times reports ( ) Langley allegedly told police he had been looking for places people sometimes leave keys, and then mentioned he'd left his daughter home alone. http://bit.ly/RQScg4

Police went to his house and found the girl in a child seat watching television. Police called the girl's mother to come pick her up.

Langley is being held on $100,000 bail on charges including attempted burglary and endangering the welfare of a child. It wasn't immediately clear if he had an attorney.


Information from: Delaware County Daily Times, http://www.delcotimes.com