Teen Drops Toddler Out Of Window

1 decade 8 months 2 weeks ago Wednesday, September 05 2007 Sep 5, 2007 Wednesday, September 05, 2007 7:54:28 AM CDT September 05, 2007 in News
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SPRINGFIELD (AP) - Police say a Springfield teenager claims she dropped a toddler from a second-story window in part because two kids younger than 10 told her to. 18-year-old Rebecca Woods is facing child endangerment charges after a 2-year-old boy was dropped two stories from an apartment Saturday. The child was caught by two boys below and was not seriously hurt. Police say Woods told them that an 8-year-old and a 9-year-old she was baby-sitting wanted her to throw the child out the window. They said there was a 10-year-old boy below outside to catch him. A probable cause statement says the girl told police she thought throwing the child out the window was a bad idea. But then she held the baby out the window and dropped him about 14 feet.

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