ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE)– The woman accused of stealing a car with a 4-year-old girl inside face a judge Saturday.
According to a criminal complaint that girl’s parents had offered Brittany Castro a ride to Paseo and I-25.
Police say Castro drove off with 4-year-old Isabella still inside when they got out of the car to run an errand.
That girl was found at the KOA campsite in Bernalillo. Castro and the car were found at a home in Bernalillo.
Castro claimed she took the car because the couple hit her.
Castro was arrested for child abandonment, abuse and car theft.
She’s booked on a $25,000 cash or surety bond.