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Francine Davis, NJ Mom, Jailed After Kids Found Roaming Streets Naked and Hungry

A New Jersey mother is in jail after her children were found naked and hungry, wandering the streets of Jersey City. Francine Davis, 40, turned herself in yesterday. Her six children range in age from 2 to 14, and the oldest is autistic and unable to care for her younger siblings. Three of the children were naked and the toddler was almost hit by a car as the brood roamed outside when two teenage neighbors noticed them. The neighbors took them in and bathed and fed them after breaking into Davis' apartment to retrieve the youngest child, who was alone and crying. The kids reportedly didn't know how to use a fork (!). They're now safe and in foster care while Davis is held on a $50,000 bond.

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