A judge denied a bond for a Alabama The man is accused of pouring boiling water down his 1-year-old baby’s throat while on bail for domestic abuse.
Authorities say 23-year-old Eugene Lamont Sneed committed child abuse on Sunday while under arrest in 2020 for domestic violence, FOX 17 report.
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Niktoria Lett, the mother of a child named Royal, told investigators the baby was left alone with Sneed that day, and when she returned to their apartment, she saw his face. Royal “it’s all messed up,” according to FOX 10.
“I went into the apartment and my whole baby face was messed up,” explained Lett. “Her head, her left shoulder is like ooh!”
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Lett added that she could barely recognize her daughter due to the burns on her face.
“I couldn’t even stand looking at her. I can’t even stay calm. I can’t even maintain my body is real, real. So we took her to the hospital, and from there, her injuries started to get worse,” Lett said.
The doctor determined the Act was done “on purpose” and that the pouring of boiling water was intentional
The child’s mother went on to say that doctors were able to determine the action was done “on purpose”, saying “they said it was a deliberate act he did.”
“Her lungs are critical, everything is critical. That’s how they know it’s done on purpose,” said Lett. “They said it was a deliberate act that he did. Justice for royalties! It’s all we want, it’s all we want.”
The royal is still alive, but is now fighting for her life in hospital, Lett said, saying that 19% of her head is “burnt out”.
Child is alive but has to fight for his life with 19 percent of his head burned, mother says
“19% of her head was burned, like all of this was gone,” Lett said. “And my baby was just in the hospital fighting for his life.”
The Mobile County District Attorney’s Office signaled to recover Sneed’s bond Thursday afternoon, with a domestic violence trial scheduled for later this month.
Sneed was arrested Friday and charged with aggravated child abuse, according to prison records.
A judge ultimately denied Sneed’s relationship. According to Fox News, his placement is set for October 17.