Cicero mother charged with leaving kids in cold van for hours
A mother in Cicero is charged with leaving her five children alone in a cold van for hours.
Erica Torres, 27, left them inside the van in the 3100 block of west Fulton after her van ran out of gas.
The children, ages 2-years-old to 9-years-old, did not suffer any cold-related injuries.
Torres faces five counts of misdemeanor child endangerment.