A mom from Iowa went to Oktoberfest in Germany last month . . . and she left her four kids home alone.  The kids were all between six and 12 years old, and someone reported her to the cops the day after she left.  Now she’s facing child endangerment charges.


Mom arrested after leaving kids at home to go on trip to Germany

CLOSE A Johnston mom was arrested on Thursday after she left her four kids home alone to go on a trip to Germany. Erin Lee Macke, 30, was charged with four counts of child endangerment and one count of making a firearm available to a person under the age of 21, according to Johnston police.