Dad Loses Baby He Left in Car to Watch Strippers Authorities meeting with boy's relatives By Mary Papenfuss, Newser User Posted Apr 14, 2010 3:51 AM CDT 8 comments Comments Dad's year-old son dozed in car as he watched strippers 'til the wee hours. (?it290) (Newser) – A New Zealand dad has lost his baby to child welfare authorities after he left the boy in his car for hours yesterday while he went to a bar to watch strippers. A passer-by spotted the tot dozing at 3 in the morning and called police. Leaving a child alone in a car at night is an "extreme form of neglect," said a child welfare official. Authorities are meeting with relatives to help plan the baby's future, reports AP.