CLEVELAND, Ohio – A pretrial date has been scheduled for a woman accused of stealing a car with a 4-year-old inside outside a Cleveland gas station.
Candance Hunter, 35, was arrested March 6.
Cleveland police say Hunter was caught on surveillance video outside a store at East 152nd Street and St. Clair Avenue trying to break into vehicles.
Police say Hunter took a vehicle that was left running.
That vehicle had a little girl inside.
A woman had run into the store, leaving her 4-year-old daughter in the backseat.
Surveillance video showed several witnesses blocking Hunter’s exit, as the child’s mother was being dragged, according to police.
Hunter was arraigned Monday.
She entered a not guilty plea to charges of kidnapping.
Her bond has been set at $25,000.
The judge set a pretrial for March 25.