Mother charged after leaving baby alone at shelter

Ebony Evans

A mother is facing charges after her infant was found alone at a battered woman's shelter in Woonsocket.

Police said the 10-month-old girl had signs of physical abuse.

They found the mother, 33-year-old Ebony Evans on Hamlet Avenue at about 1 a.m. Sunday trying to flag down motorists.

She was wearing only a bra. Police say she was intoxicated.

Evans faces charges of child neglect and child abuse.