Valerie Holden, 28, of Danbury Road was charged with risk of injury to a minor after she allegedly left her 3-year-old daughter home alone with she ran errands.
Police said Holden thought a coworker was going to watch her daughter, but the coworker said she couldn’t because she was busy.
Someone else who lives on the same property as Holden reported the incident to police.
Holden was released on a promise to appear in court March 18.
Editor's note: This article originally was published by Wilton Patch.