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3-year-old dies in Visalia after being left in car in triple-digit heat while mother tended to pot grow – Fresno, California

Fresno, California 2021-06-04 14:52:47 –

Visalia, Calif. (KFSN) –Visalia police announced that they had arrested a 28-year-old woman on Thursday after leaving her 3-year-old daughter in a car for three hours in triple-digit heat.

Shortly before 6 pm, police officers happened to be across the street when the coordinator heard a call for medical assistance on Perez Street between Ferguson Street and Vine Avenue.

Police took over the task of CPR from a family member who was trying to resuscitate a 3-year-old girl. Upon arrival of the medical team, the child was rushed to the Cavea Health Medical Center and confirmed dead. Authorities have identified the child as Jessica Campos.

Investigators believe the girl was left in the car for about three hours when the temperature in Visalia was about 100 degrees Celsius.

Police said the three-year-old mother, Eustajia Mojica Dominguez, “tend to grow marijuana” when the toddler was left in the car.

Visalia police drug investigators found 150 marijuana and about £ 200 of processed marijuana at Modika Dominguez’s house.

Two children, 15 years old, 11 years old and 9 months old, were also at home. They were then placed in a child welfare service detention center.

Police arrested Eustajia Dominguez Mojica for unwilling manslaughter and endangering children.

There were also four other adults in the house who seemed to be helping Dominges Modica. Araceri Modica (33), Emmanuel Ortiz-Aguilar (34), Valentin Aguilar Ortiz (27) and Victor Flores Corona (41) are also accused of endangering their children. There is.

Law enforcement officials also said they recommended that all five suspects be charged with drugs.

Anyone who has information about this case will be asked by the Visalia police.

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