Mother who left child alone at home checks self in at local hospital
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. —
Poplar Bluff police say the mother of a child left alone in a home was found Wednesday morning.
Wednesday morning around 9:00 a.m., the child’s mother, 19-year-old Jasmine Baldazo of Poplar Bluff, checked herself in at a local hospital.
Baldazo told officers she left the child unattended Sunday night.
A probable cause affidavit was submitted to the Butler County prosecuting attorney seeking charges of endangering the welfare of a child.