Police: Woman left young sons home alone for months at a time

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JONESBORO, Ark. – Police in Arkansas are searching for a woman who reportedly left her two young sons home alone for months at a time.

A worker with Agents For Change told officers the boys, who are both under the age of 16-years-old, appeared to be living by themselves.

The older brother told authorities their mother comes home every two weeks to buy groceries.

The children were turned over to the Department of Children and Family Services until their mother is found.