Caught on camera: Teen puts vaping device in infant’s mouth

The child involved is 8 months old.

Posted: Feb 11, 2020 12:26 PM
Updated: Feb 11, 2020 3:18 PM

NORTH BEND, Ore. -- A teen put a vaping device in the mouth of a child she was babysitting, and it was caught on camera, police say.

The video was reported to North Bend High School and the school resource officer on Monday.

Police said the boy is 8 months old. The suspect was identified as a 15-year-old girl, and she was interviewed by police.

They said she had been babysitting the infant in a North Bend home over the weekend when the incident happened.

It has been reported to the Department of Human Services.

The investigation is ongoing.

Police thanked those who reported the incident.

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