The Ontario County Office of the Sheriff has reported that on Wednesday, Jason T. Roberts, 28, was arrested for endangering the welfare of a child.
The Sheriff’s Office said deputies discovered the crime as they were checking on vehicles that were parked in the fire lane at the Geneva Wal-Mart.
Deputies say store video showed that Roberts had left his 8-month-old son unattended in his vehicle for approximately 37-minutes as he returned bottles and shopped.
According to deputies, Roberts was issued an appearance ticket and released. He is to appear in Geneva Town Court at a later date to answer the charge.
Deputies say child protective services was also notified.