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Coralville woman accused of leaving young kids home alone

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CORALVILLE (KWWL) -

A Coralville woman faces charges after police say she left her four-year old and seven-month old children home alone while she went to work.

Police say Dominique Jessica Boyd, 24, went to work on October 2 and left her four-year old and seven-month old children home by themselves.

Police say one of the children's fathers made the discovery.

Officers say Boyd also gave them false information about who was watching the kids on previous days that she had to work.

Police say she is charged with child endangerment.

Police say a week later, on October 9,  Boyd sent a text message to a woman threatening to beat her up and also said that her boyfriend should watch his back.

She is charged with second degree harassment in this incident.

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