Illinois Mother Arrested after Infants found in Vacant Property


Share post:

Kankakee, IL – A shocking incident unfolded in Kankakee, Illinois, as a local woman faces arrest for allegedly abandoning her two infants in a vacant property. 

According to Kankakee City Police reports officers responded to a call Saturday around 4:15 p.m. at a residence in the 300 block of North 8th Avenue.

When officers arrived they reportedly found a crying three-month-old infant and a one to two-year-old toddler in a distressing environment, surrounded by bed bugs, animal feces, and shattered glass. City Fire Department personnel were called to check the children’s condition when the mother returned with another young child. She allegedly confessed to authorities leaving her children unattended while she ran errands.

While the children receive care at the hospital, the mother’s identity remains undisclosed. The children’s condition has not been released.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related articles

Illinois Fire Drama: Braidwood-Custer Merger Unravels with Resignations, Vandalism

BRAIDWOOD — The community of Custer was rocked by unforeseen turbulence last week following an intergovernmental merger agreement with...

Illinois Family’s Children, Ohio, Missouri Resident Among Victims of Deadly Ammonia Leak

EFFINGHAM, Ill. - An unforeseen disaster unfolded in Effingham County Friday, as a semi-truck carrying anhydrous ammonia crashed near...

Dramatic Rollover Crash on IL Route 113 Halts Traffic

BRAIDWOOD, IL - A severe single-vehicle rollover accident occurred Saturday morning at the junction of W IL Route 113...

Frankfort Woman Confronted in Gunpoint Parking Lot Robbery

FRANKFORT, IL – A local woman faced a chilling encounter last night when she was approached at gunpoint...