A Warren woman and her boyfriend are accused of leaving their four children home alone.

Acting on a tip, an officer says the children, six-year-old twins, as well as a five-year-old girl, and a three-year-old girl were all alone inside their parents Fifth Street apartment at around 6 a.m. Tuesday.

Jessica Montgomery, 29, told the officer that she and her boyfriend got up late and didn't want to wake the children while she drove their father to work.

Children Services took custody of the children while Montgomery was booked into the county jail on a charge of child endangering

Police say the prosecutor is investigating and Montgomery's boyfriend could also face charges.