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(NEWSER) – A Virginia mother left her two young kids in a hot car with the windows rolled up while she made an appearance at the Henrico County Courthouse this week, say police. The harder-to-fathom part is that she was appearing in court over allegations that she had done almost the same thing last month, reports WTVR.

The good news is that the kids—ages 6 and 1—are fine, but now 25-year-old Laquanda Newby faces additional charges. The story begins May 26, when Newby was accused of leaving the children in her car while she shopped at Sam's Club. She showed up at court Monday to be booked on that charge, and while she was inside, passers-by alerted deputies to the kids in the car.

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