Parents Charged For Not Seeking Medical Help Ahead Of Boy’s DeathA mother and a father in the west metro are facing child neglect charges following the March 2015 death of their 7-year-old son, whom officials say died of pancreatitis without medical attention because his parents had "issues going to doctors."
Wis. Police: Driver Under The Influence Had 7-Year-Old PassengerJanesville police are recommending child neglect charges and other counts against a man found passed out behind the wheel with a 7-year-old child in the vehicle. Authorities say police roused the 34-year-old man and he resisted arrest, injuring an officer trying to take him in custody Sunday evening at a Woodman's gas station.
Charges: Moorhead Day Care Provider Was DrunkThe owner of a Moorhead home day care is accused of being drunk while she was supposed to be watching seven children.
Charges: Mom Left 3-Month-Old Alone At Hotel To PartyA 21-year-old woman is charged with child neglect and endangerment after allegedly leaving her 3-month-old alone at a hotel to party.
Police: Girl, 8, Found In Dirty Moorhead Home; Man ArrestedA Moorhead man has been charged with child neglect after authorities say an 8-year-old girl was found in a filthy house without electricity or running water. Local TV stations report 22-year-old Manuel Carrillo was arrested after the incident Thursday night.
Woman Charged With Taking Meth, Exposing 5-Year-Old To ColdA Minneapolis woman is accused of taking meth and then wandering with her 5-year-old daughter in 19-degree weather.
St. Paul Father Accused Of Leaving 3-Year-Old Girl Locked In Hot CarA 32-year-old St. Paul father has been charged after he allegedly left his 3-year-old daughter locked in a hot car in early August, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Rosemount Mother Charged After 4 Kids Found In Bug-Ridden HomeA 38-year-old Rosemount mother has been accused child endangerment and neglect after her four children were found living in bug-ridden and unsanitary living conditions, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
Charges: Man Drunk While Mud-Covered Kids Played Alone In Hotel Parking LotA Farmington man has been charged after three young children he was taking care of were found playing alone in a hotel parking lot, covered in mud, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office. Benjamin Edward Barsness, 31, faces gross misdemeanor charges of child neglect and child endangerment in connection to the May 24, 2014 incident.
Minn. Mother, Father Get Jail In Malnutrition CaseA southern Minnesota mother and father who were accused of starving their adopted 8-year-old son to the point that his bones protruded were sentenced to jail Tuesday on child neglect charges.
Pine Co. Day Care Provider Pleads Guilty To Child NeglectA Pine County day care provider has pleaded guilty to child neglect after a 22-month-old girl in her care walked away and onto a nearby highway. The little girl wasn’t hurt, but the day care provider told police she had been drinking vodka and taking cough syrup that day, court documents say.
Minn. Couple Accused Of Starving Son Enter Plea A southern Minnesota couple accused of starving their adopted son to the point that authorities said his bones were protruding reached a plea agreement with prosecutors Monday.
Charges: Minn. Woman Operated Day Care While DrunkA Moorhead woman is accused of being drunk while caring for children at a day care she operates in her home. Fifty-four-year-old Jayne Cote is charged with four gross misdemeanor counts of neglect or endangerment of a child. Clay County Attorney Brian Melton says when police performed a welfare check at the day care on Oct. 2, Cote's blood-alcohol level was 0.18 percent. That's more than twice Minnesota's legal limit for driving of 0.08 percent.
Man Gets Year In Jail In Maplewood Child Neglect CaseA 26-year-old man was sentenced Tuesday to a year in jail in Ramsey Count Court for child neglect in a case where a home he was in with a 22-month-old child smelled so bad neighbors thought someone had died inside.
Police: Couple Left Son In Van While At BarA Roseau couple have been charged with child endangerment after leaving their seven-year-old child with disabilities in an unattended van for over an hour as they drank at a bar.