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Children Left in Car in Texas, Shoppers Smash Windows

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(KCEN) -- Some brave shoppers in Katy jumped into action after they spotted children inside a car.

Shoppers thought they had no time to spare after noticing two kids in a hot jeep, so they took matters into their own hands..

It was all captured on cell phone video.

Shoppers said they heard two kids crying.

The group tried to smash open the windows one of them even using a hammer.

After several minutes, the kids were freed.

Their mother apparently said she had left them there only temporarily so that she could get a haircut.

No charges are being filed against the mother.

The shoppers say she pleaded with them and said she "made a terrible mistake."

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