(Las Vegas, NV) – A mother who left her son with his stepfather returned home to find the child burned.
A call was made about a child needing medical attention on the 4000 block of Spencer Street. Authorites found a two-year old toddler who was burned.
The 20 year-old stepfather, Demar Barnes was watching the child while the mother was reportedly away from the home. She returned and found the burned toddler and called the police.
Barnes was arrested on felony charges of child abuse with substantial bodily harm and neglect.