Mother caught shoplifting waited 40 minutes to tell cops son left in hot car 06/15/2018 7:38 pm PDT Comments KABB via KABB: HOUSTON -- (KABB) -- A Houston mother was arrested after she reportedly left her 7-year-old son locked inside a hot car while she shoplifted at a Walmart store in Harris County. Dimitric Knight was caught inside the store with $70 worth of makeup and officers were called to investigate. Authorities say Knight waited about 40 minutes before telling officers her son was in the locked car. By the time he was found, he needed medical attention. Knight was arrested on a charge of child endangerment. FULL STORY: Mother left son in hot car to shoplift, waited to tell someone, say officers - KABB #ChildEndangerment #Houston #KABB #Texas Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.