Rowan Co. couple arrested after toddler found outside naked, covered in feces

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Crystal Knight, Michael Banks

LANDIS, N.C. — A Landis couple was arrested Tuesday after police say they found a toddler wandering outside alone, naked and covered in feces.

Michael Banks and Crystal Knight were arrested for child neglect, according to WSOC.

Police say they arrived at the Meriah Street home to find the child running around the yard without any clothes on. The couple was located inside sleeping.

The child has been placed with a family member.

Source: WSOC