LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A mother is accused of leaving her two young children home alone in filthy conditions.
Veronica Quixan-Uarez told officers her neighbor was supposed to be looking after her 3 and 4-year-old children while she was at work.
Officers said there was no food in the house for the kids except for two baby bottles filled with orange soda.
According to the police report the home was filthy and filled with live insects.
The officers contacted CPS and the children were taken into protective custody.
Quixan-Uarez is facing abandonment charges.