A 39-year-old from Ostrów Wielkopolski will be responsible for exposing her several-month-old child to the danger of loss of life or health. Water was leaking from her apartment. When the services broke the door, it turned out that the woman – who was in advanced pregnancy – had almost three times the legal limit of alcohol in her body. – The prosecutor sent a request to the court for her forced treatment – inform the investigators.
On Saturday, April 29, in the evening, the police were notified about two flooded apartments in a tenement house in Ostrów Wielkopolski. After breaking down the door, the police found a 39-year-old pregnant woman, her 10-month-old child and a dog in the apartment.
– The 39-year-old had a cut on her eyebrow and was intoxicated. She was less than three times the legal limit of alcohol. The child was taken to the hospital, but his health was not in danger. In cooperation with the Municipal Social Welfare Centre, it was transferred to another family member. A pregnant woman was also hospitalized. She was examined and transported to a room for detainees, informed subcommander. Małgorzata Michaś, press officer of the Ostrow police.
Accusation of a drunken mother. Application for referral for treatment
– The woman was charged with exposing a minor child to the danger of loss of life or health. The prosecutor sent a request to the court for compulsory treatment of the woman, and the family court was immediately notified, which will issue supervisory decisions aimed at securing the injured child, said Maciej Meler from the District Prosecutor’s Office in Ostrów Wielkopolski.
The 39-year-old faces up to five years in prison.
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