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NRH Man Charged In Hot-Car Death Of Granddaughter

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NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas (AP) – North Texas police say they’ve charged a man in the death of his granddaughter for leaving the child in a hot vehicle for eight hours after forgetting to take her to day care.

North Richland Hills police said in a release Wednesday that 59-year-old James Hollingsworth is charged with injury to a child/recklessly by omission. He turned himself in Wednesday, posted bond and has been released.

Police say Hollingsworth gave his daughter a ride to work April 22 and then was supposed to take 20-month-old Aurora Hollingsworth to day care. He instead returned home, leaving the child in the vehicle.

When he later picked up his 11-year-old grandson from school, the boy told him something was wrong with Aurora.

Hollingsworth then called 911.

A phone listing for Hollingsworth was not available.

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