December 2, 2019 | 11:30pm | Up to date December 2, 2019 | 11:33pm
A mom was arrested after she allegedly positioned a bag over her Three-year-old son’s head and certain him inside a bed room of their California residence that caught fireplace Sunday, police stated.
Maricela Magana Ruiz, 47, was additionally discovered tied to a mattress in a separate room when firefighters responded for a hearth in the lounge of her Santa Paula residence about 6:10 p.m., in accordance with the Santa Paula Police Division.
Each Ruiz and her son had been rescued and brought to Santa Paula Hospital for smoke inhalation.
Investigators later interviewed Ruiz and discovered of her alleged actions.
The mom’s motive remains to be unknown and investigators are nonetheless making an attempt to find out if she set the fireplace deliberately.
She was charged with little one endangerment and launched on $50,000 bail.
Her son was positioned within the custody of Little one Protecting Companies, who will decide a everlasting placement, in accordance with the Ventura County Star.