NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A 29-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after she allegedly left her toddler alone inside a South Nashville apartment for at least four hours.

Officers were called to an apartment on Lester Avenue after an employee at the apartment building was notified by a neighbor the child had been left alone inside a unit.

According to an arrest warrant, the employee unlocked the door and found the two-year-old girl alone with hot water running in the shower and sharp cutlery on the living room floor.

The employee said the girl was soaking wet with a dirty diaper so she changed her clothes and diaper before officers arrived.

Investigators believe the child was alone for four hours before officers arrived at the apartment, from approximately 12:40 p.m. until nearly 5 p.m.

Officers then spoke to the mother, identified as 29-year-old Jabrea Mobley, through the apartment’s surveillance system and she reportedly said she was downstairs and on her way up.

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When she arrived 30 minutes later, Mobley told officers and an agent with the Department of Children’s Services she was watching the child through a camera, had blocked off access to the bathroom with a couch and left water but no food for the toddler, according to an affidavit.

Mobley was booked into the Metro jail and charged with felony child abuse of a child under eight. Her bond was set at $2,500.