A mother is under arrest, after deputies say she was leaving her children home alone.
Tashanda Broady of Roanoke Rapids is charged with three counts of contributing to the delinquency of a juvenile.
Deputies say they got tipped off that Broady was leaving the children unattended at her home.
When they arrived deputies found one of the children, an 11-year-old, walking down the road and two more children in the home alone. The children in the home were 5 and 7 years old.
Broady was jailed on a $3,000 bond and has a December 9th court date.