Toddler wandered away from home while parents were asleep in Penn Yan

Police say two people were charged with endangering the welfare of a child after a young child was left unattended in a parking lot at Penn Yan Academy last week.

Penn Yan Police say an investigation determined that a two-year-old boy had wandered from his residence on Court Street and ended up at the school.

His parents – identified as Daniel DuPlesais and Mallory McKown were asleep when the child wandered off, according to police.

They were both ticketed for endangering the welfare of a child.

The charges will be answered at a later date.