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Man accused of leaving girls alone in truck for hours

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Man accused of leaving girls alone in truck for hours

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FIFE, Wash – A Yelm man is in trouble with the law after being accused of leaving his young daughters alone in a parked truck while he gambled in a Fife casino for more than five hours.

Police say 34-year-old Terry Jonason left the girls, ages four and five, in the cab of the semi truck Thursday morning at a motel across from the Emerald Queen Casino on Highway 99.

Jonason is facing charges of misdemeanor reckless endangerment.

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