Shocking video shows moment woman abandons toddler on stranger's doorstep

Shocking video shows moment woman abandons toddler on stranger's doorstep”

Surveillance video released Thursday shows a woman running up to the home, where she abandoned the child and fled, officials said.

That was at about 8:20 p.m. Wednesday, according to a statement from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.

After locating the boy's father Thursday morning, Montgomery County Sheriff's Office discovered that the two-year-old boy's mother had asked a friend to drop off the child with the boy's father in Spring because the mother was in the hospital.

She was caught on a doorbell cam running up to the front of the property in Spring, Tx., Wednesday night before repeatedly pressing its buzzer.

A camera setup to record the home's porch and door showed a woman run toward the front door, holding a child by the arm with one hand and holding two bags in her other. The father ultimately left the house for the evening, assuming that the mother had changed her mind about the drop-off. The entire interaction lasts only 23 seconds.

The resident of the home called 911.

The child was uninjured and appeared to be in good health, deputies said. Child Protective Services took custody of the child and brought him to a foster family.

MCSO is still investigating. Now that the child has been returned to his family, the freakish reason why he was left has finally been revealed.

When Deputies arrived they viewed video surveillance and observed a black female arrive at the residence in a white passenger auto. She left before anyone came to the door.

"It was very alarming and very disturbing and my heart was hurting for that child", the lieutenant said about the surveillance video.

She now faces a charge of child abandonment, a felony, CBS Dallas-Fort Worth reports.

The boy remains in the custody of the state as the investigation continues.

After the dad learned of what had happened, police went to his home and learned that he had gotten a text from his son's mom the day before, Spencer said.

Like this



19 October 2018
Carmelo Anthony's Mere Presence is Somehow Already Killing the Rockets
Two pointers made up 40.1 percent of the Rockets' makes last season, and 55.2 percent of New Orleans' makes. The Rockets already have two ball-dominant guards in the starting lineup in Paul and Harden.

19 October 2018
Fed officials discussed hiking rates to 'restrictive' level
The recent increase in interest rates has spooked investors who fear higher borrowing costs could slow down the economy. But others argued against stronger tightening of monetary policy without "clear signs" the economy is running hot.

19 October 2018
Huawei Mate 20 X first impressions: Big!
There's also a new AI Cinema mode, where you can render real-time video effects while you're recording, such as Color Pops. Granted, the notch on the Mate 20 Pro is much wider - but that's because of the new camera tricks and sensors held within.

19 October 2018
First case of paralyzing, polio-like disease confirmed in Florida
What is known about the illness is that more than 90 percent of the confirmed cases are in children 18 years old or younger. The peak season for AFM started in mid-summer and doctors say it should be wrapping up soon as we move closer into winter.

19 October 2018
Cardi B Says Her Baby 'Broke My Vagina'
My husband [ Offset ] used to tell me to stop screaming and catching that attitude when you're pregnant, because you're going to pass it onto the baby.

19 October 2018
'I Like Brave People': Medal of Honor Bestowed on Vietnam Veteran
After a review lasting almost four years, Defense Secretary James Mattis agreed that Canley's heroism merited the Medal of Honor . John Canley for his "unmatched bravery" during the historic battle to retake the city of Hue during the Tet Offensive.

19 October 2018
United States military says 60 militants killed in Somalia airstrike
It was the most lethal U.S. air strike the November 2017 attack which killed about 100 al-Shabab fighters. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to speak to reporters.

18 October 2018
Roseanne Angrily Reacts To "The Conners" Killing Her Character With Opioid Overdose
In the heartbreaking episode , matriarch Cate rushes out of the house after a phone call about her husband, Paul. The cause of death? There's certainly enough story with these characters to make a terrific show.

11 May 2018
All You Should to Know about Cisco CCNP Certification
Cisco provides the seekers with a wide range of courses depending on different areas included in the field of IT. The certificate holder gets a good position in the field of IT, and is capable to add new apps and networks.

18 February 2018
How to Write a Good Essay
Most importantly, you have to persuade a reader that what you research about is actual issue. ❏ Define the aim of your research. You get further insight into this problem thanks to , a reliable company that provides academic writing services.