Hanson Arturo Resendiz, 31of Rome, was arrested over the weekend after his children, ages 3 and 5 years of age, was found playing in the street as she slept.

Reports stated that the children got out of the home and began to play in front of their home on Whitehead Street between 10 and 11 am Saturday morning.

Resendiz was arrested and charged with two felony counts of first degree cruelty to children.