Top Ten Videos to watch

Spider Crash
Eric Garner Protests
Justice for Tamir sign held aloft. Stop Mass Incarcerations...
Kym Whitley
Pepsi Super Bowl 50 Halftime Show
Donald Trump's 'Crippled America' Book Press Conference
New Hampshire Primaries
TV One At The 47th NAACP Image Awards
Donald Trump Holds Rally In Biloxi, Mississippi
Behind bars
47th NAACP Image Awards Presented By TV One - Press Room
A Man Operating A Tv Camera
Maurice White
'News One Now' With Roland Martin Taping
Bill Cosby
Activists In Los Angeles Gather To Burn Likenesses Of The Confederate Flag
Flint Firebirds V Windsor Spitfires
CBC Message To America: Rep. Conyers Addresses The Damage Inflicted On Our Communities By Poverty, Mass Incarceration And Lack Of Economic Development
Iowa Caucus Ted Cruz
NewsOne Now NAACP Image Awards Preview
Student sitting at a desk in a classroom
Rahm Emanuel Announces Police Accountability Task Force As CPD Chief Is Fired
Slavery Stock image
The 16th Annual Wall Street Project Gala Fundraising Reception
Ava DuVernay
Roland Martin Blasts Stacey Dash For Comments About BET, Black Networks
President Obama Delivers State Of The Union Address At U.S. Capitol
Leave a comment

Iesha Hill was arrested Saturday in Stockton, California after allegedly feeding her 5-month-old daughter Bacardi, KTXL Fox 40 reports. Her family says it was all a horrible accident because the mom unknowingly used a water bottle filled with alcohol to make baby formula. The baby, Vanessa, is being treated at UC Davis Medical Center and is expected to make a full recovery.

SEE ALSO: Woman Sentenced To Life In Prison For Strangling Daughter With A Bra

“She’s a good mom,” Iesha’s mother, Tressie Piggee, told Fox 40. “We all make our mistakes. She does the best she can.”

Want to Keep Up With LIKE Us On Facebook!

Iesha’s family says that a water bottle filled with Bacardi was assumed to be baby formula and accidentally fed it to the infant on Friday night. “I was making formula at 2 am and didn’t know that the plastic bottle next to the baby’s formula was filled with Bacardi – and not water,’ Piggee explained.

The baby’s head began wobbling the next morning, prompting the mother to check the bottle. It was then that she realized the bottle had alcohol in it.

The family immediately took the child to the hospital. Staff tending to the child called the cops who then arrested Iesha on child abuse charges. Iesha is still in jail.

SEE ALSO: George Zimmerman’s Old Cell Phone Number Given To Man In Orlando; Death Threats Begin

The child is being monitored carefully at the hospital. When baby Vanessa is released from the hospital, it is unclear whether or not she will be given to her family or Child Protective Services.

The baby’s grandmother says she feels terrible about the incident because it was not her fault.

“We feel bad for the baby because she’s up there suffering right now because of our mistakes,” Piggee said.



Also On News One: