'I need a beer,' abandoned 3-year-old tells police officers

Lid Time - The officer who filed the police report, as quoted by the Everything Lubbock local news site, said he believed he had sufficient legal reason to enter the apartment after taking a look at the little girl.

"It's really hard when you talk about children who are not... old enough to speak out on their behalf which is what is so scary for parents", said Stacy Johnson, Director of Texas Tech's Child Development Research Center.

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