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Yorkie Puppy Mill, Baby Unattended, Grave-Moving Controversy, Commuter Thefts and Man Sets Himself on Fire

Plus, a 'Blue Jeans Ball' for Virginia's next governor.

An 8-month-old baby was left unattended at Walmart over the weekend. The parents were charged. Patch file photo.
An 8-month-old baby was left unattended at Walmart over the weekend. The parents were charged. Patch file photo.
By Greg Hambrick

Just about any store is a mess this time of year, full of shoppers willing to do whatever it takes for a deal.

In the chaotic madness this past Sunday, a Walmart customer found an 8-month-old baby unattended in a stroller.

Employees at the Manassas store were notified and police arrived. Calls over the intercom went unanswered. Eventually, the parents came to the office to collect their baby, but they got a booking sheet, instead.

Read more about the incident and the rest of today's top stories in our daily digest below.

Police: Baby Left Unattended at Walmart, Parents Arrested

Chantilly Group Rescues 26 Yorkies from a Puppy Mill

Manassas Man Sets Self on Fire Behind Hibachi Grill, Grocery Store 

Arlington Establishes Tenant Assistance Fund for Low-Income Renters

School Board to Discuss Human Bones, Graves Found Under Football Field

Alexandria Councilman Digs into Broadband

Curtain Goes Up on Potomac Yard Park

Fairfax Democrats to Hold 'Blue Jeans Ball' to Celebrate Inauguration of Terry McAuliffe

When is Little Caesars Opening in Burke?

Fairfax County Police Warn Residents About Winter Car Thefts

Fairfax Woman Arrested for Felony Embezzlement

Herndon Man Hopes To Win Republican Nomination in 'Hush-Hush' GOP PrimaryMonday Night

VRE Parking Lot Crime An Ongoing Nuisance

Columbia Pike: New Development Must Help Pay to Preserve, Increase Affordable Housing

Man Caught Driving Drunk and Possessing PCP at Herndon DUI Checkpoint

Man Robbed at Gunpoint in Clifton, Police Report

Bocce Court Coming to South Reston?

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