Police: Man let two children roam in road

Michael Lyn Benefield (Photo: Vernon Police Department)

VERNON. Conn. (WTNH) – A 31-year-old Vernon man faces two counts of risk of injury to a child after police said he let two young children under his watch roam in the road.

Michael Lyn Benefield, of 33 Ward St., was held on $10,000 bond. He was scheduled to appear in court Friday.

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