The temperature was near zero degrees, not counting wind chill, when a woman chanced upon him near some mailboxes.
The boy had reportedly been left to fend for himself with frozen meals and had not attended school for several weeks.
The parent said they delayed seeking medical attention because they didn't believe their daughter had been injured.
Jeremy Sweet was also charged with unlawful possession of a syringe and being a habitual offender, Bartholomew County Sheriff Matthew Myers said.
The Sunshine House's location in Aiken, South Carolina, is under fire after an alleged incident involving a 3-year-old boy.
Court records say that the man, Zee Kdee Ya, provided jewelry and about $2,000 in cash, which the girl then passed along to her parents.
Andrez Martina, 53, is facing multiple charges including first-degree intentional homicide.
Scot Peterson appeared before a judge to ask for child neglect charges against him to be dropped.
Wendy Hall left her son "in a house which had no electricity or gas" while she went to see her partner.
The 19-month-old was found bleeding heavily after being attacked by the family's pet Rottweiler in Brooklyn, New York City.
Thessalonica Allen, 34, from La Porte, Indiana, is charged with murder, abusing a corpse, altering a death scene, contributing to the delinquency of children and neglect.
Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski Jr. issued a statement calling it a "horrific and a heartbreaking loss of life."
"The family permitted the relationship, and there are photos of the family throwing a baby shower for the victim and the suspect," the Tulsa Police Department said in the Facebook post.
The woman was arrested for child neglect, hit-and-run, and resisting an officer.
Sarah Whitney Ganoe, 35, has been charged with second-degree murder, malicious wounding and two counts of felony child neglect.
The allegedly neglected four-year-old girl had lost so much blood that she was given four transfusions.
Tavon Ford, 31, was taken into custody by the United States Marshals Fugitive Task Force without incident.
Mary DeRonda, Charles DeRonda and Jeremy Cook were taken into custody in Oklahoma following a month-long investigation, police said.
John Hernandez, 41, and Natasha Dabbs, 37, were taken into custody after the boy said he had been forced to stand in a closet as punishment.
The Bexar County Sheriff's Office said it is investigating after residents reported that a boy was seen walking without shoes and his hands cuffed in San Antonio.
Police officers responded to a report of an unresponsive child in Flagstaff, Arizona, and began life-saving efforts, but the child was pronounced dead at the scene.
Rafael Loera, 56, and his wife Maribel Loera, 50, were arrested after the skeletal remains of the girl were found.
Authorities said Ericka Campbell, 23, went to visit a private spa at a home in Warren, leaving three children in a locked car outside.
Tiffany Alberts told police she was trying to get her son moved to a different unit at the hospital where she thought he would receive better treatment.
Officers had been sent to the residence in Edgewater, Florida, for a well-being check on the three juveniles.
After their malnourished son was rushed to the hospital on Wednesday, Robert Buskey, 31, and Julia French, 29, were arrested and booked into Brevard County Jail on a charge of child neglect with great harm after an investigator with Department of Children and Families intervened.
The anonymous caller told police Chyna was intoxicated and unable to take care of her two-year-old daughter.
Parents allegedly didn't check on the 10-month-old for 17 hours.
Medical staff found healed whip wounds showing it wasn't the first time he had done it.