Fort Mill Father Faces Child Neglect Charges

FORT MILL, SC — A father is facing multiple charges after authorities say he left his four children at home alone Tuesday afternoon.

Police were called around 4:30pm when a relative reported four children had been left at home alone by their father, 25-year-old Lamont Robinson. Arriving officers say they found four children, ages five, three, two and one, inside the home without adult supervision.

Additionally, officers say roughly seven grams of marijuana was found in plain view in the kitchen area.

Officers reported the incident to the Department of Social Services, and placed Robinson under arrest when he returned home.

He is charged with four counts of Unlawful Neglect of a Child, as well as drug related offenses.