Mother accused of leaving loaded gun and marijuana in car with daughters

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ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis mother is accused of leaving a loaded handgun and marijuana in her car with her two young daughters.

Our partners at the Post-Dispatch report 28-year-old Redora Stiles faces child endangerment charges from the incident.

A police report indicates her two young girls were alone for nearly 40 minutes inside a car parked inside the Barnes-Jewish Hospital garage.

The investigating officer reported he found a loaded handgun in a seat pocket and marijuana in the center console.