In Lyon, the crèche in which an 11-month-old girl was found dead, probably poisoned by an employee, will be temporarily closed while an investigation is carried out.
A terrible drama. Wednesday, June 22, a 11 month old baby girl has been found dead in crib of the People & Baby group, located in the 3rd arrondissement of Lyon. She was poisoned by one employee of the establishment, which admitted the facts. This childcare assistant, questioned by the investigators, actually confessed two days later “that overwhelmed by the crying of the child, she had sprinkled him then made him ingest a caustic product“, according to the Lyon prosecutor’s office. This Saturday, July 2, the Rhône prefecture announced via a press release the administrative closure of the crèche for three monthreported The Parisian.
The decree, signed Friday, July 1, acts the temporary closure of the structure “for a period of three months renewable once“specified the prefecture, before indicating that this time will make it possible to investigate the operation of the crèche. “A administrative inquiry will be carried out by the metropolis of Lyon in order to verify that the operating conditions of the establishment comply with the legislative and regulatory provisions and guarantee respect for the health, physical or mental, or the education of the children received.can we read.
The employee indicted and remanded in custody
The employee who caused the girl’s death was indictment for intentional homicide Friday, June 24, before being remanded in custody. As a reminder, the baby was found unconscious, Wednesday June 22, in the premises of this Lyon nursery. After the arrival of help, he was rushed to Bron hospital, located in the suburbs of Lyon. On the spot, despite “committed resuscitation attempts”, the medical profession failed to save the child. At the start of the investigation, the trail of accidental ingestion of a toxic product by the little girl was favored, before being quickly dismissed. The police then turned to this childcare assistant since she was alone in the nursery premises on the morning of the tragedyaccording The Parisian.