Jersey City man arrested for leaving 4 year old child in running vehicle during 9° weather

SECAUCUS – A 37-year-old Jersey City man was arrested on February 15th after leaving his 4 year old child in a vehicle while he was allegedly shopping at Walmart. Police received report of a child in a running vehicle near 400 Park Plaza Dr. at around 7:09 p.m. The car was running at the time of the incident. It is unknown as to whether the heat was on inside the vehicle. It is also unknown as to how long the child was alone in the vehicle for.
Sudhir K. Nayak was arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child. His bail was set at $25,000 with a 10% option which he already posted.