A BABY was found in poor health and covered in human waste as officers investigated a domestic dispute, according to reports.
The infant was reportedly found lying in feces in a crib and covered in sores by sheriff’s deputies, who were investigating a disturbance at the Pinellas County home in Tampa, Florida.
The child was found lying in his own feces, in a crib also covered in feces and a urine-soaked blanket, according to the WFLA.
The baby was sucking on a pacifier covered in feces and wrapped in a blanket soaked in urine and human waste, according to a deputy at the scene.
Deputies responded to a domestic dispute after Doreen Wakefield, 21, allegedly beat her girlfriend and pushed her through a door at around 2.30am on Saturday morning, WFLA reported.
They were allegedly intoxicated during the scuffle, which took place in front of the baby, according to an affidavit obtained by the newspaper.
Another document says Wakefield was holding the baby during the alleged altercation.
After his arrest, the police found the child.
There was no food in the area for the child, according to an affidavit cited by the newspaper.
The child had sores in his groin and thigh, these chilling court documents revealed
MPs reportedly said it could be due to sitting in your own urine or getting irritated.
Wakefield was charged with child neglect and domestic battery.
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