LOMA LINDA (CBSLA.com)  —  A Loma Linda mother was arrested Wednesday for allegedly leaving her 4-year-old child home alone.

Deputies received a call around 10:45 a.m. from a resident saying a child — wearing only pajamas — was standing outside their residence screaming and crying for about 20 minutes.

READ MORE: Bridges, Hornets Hold Off Lakers To Earn 117-114 Victory

The incident occurred in the 10600 block of Poplar Street.

READ MORE: Long Beach Man Wounded In Possible Gang Shooting

The reporting party stayed with the child for additional 20 minutes until the mother finally arrived home.

The mother — identified as 30-year-old Erica Rodriguez — told deputies she left child home alone while she ran some errands.

MORE NEWS: Bus Driver Shortage Causes Metro To Slash Service Citywide

Rodriguez was arrested and booked at the Central Detention Center for child cruelty and for multiple outstanding warrants for her arrest.