STAMFORD - A Stamford woman is reportedly facing charges after allegedly leaving a toddler in her car while shopping.

The Stamford Advocate reports Wenhsuan Lin left her Audi parked at ShopRite with her 3-year-old child unattended inside.

Officers say a passerby called them after noticing the child crying in the car.

Officials say the child wasn't hurt and went home with his mother, but the Department of Children and Families has been notified.