Father arrested for taking baby on moped

September 21, 2012

An Indianapolis father was arrested Wednesday night for driving his moped on a busy street while holding his infant daughter. Patrick Monaghan, 23, took his 11-month-old daughter for a ride by his home near East Epler Avenue. A maintenance worker called police after seeing the incident. Monaghan was taken to Marion County Jail on child-neglect charges and the baby was removed from the home by the Department of Child Services.