A daycare worker was arrested for exposing a toddler’s genitals in a video.
According to Henderson Police, Andrea Day, a kitchen aide at a daycare posted the video on social media, along with some statements that were inappropriate. Police say the video of the child was taken during a pull-up/diaper change.
Through an anonymous tip provided to Henderson Police, detectives from the Special Victims Unit responded to a daycare located in the 100 block of Westminster Way on Dec. 7 to investigate the incident.
As a result of the investigation, officers were able to learn that 29-year-old Day, had willfully and unlawfully captured the image of a private area as another employee was tending to the child. It was determined that Day had posted the content on a social site as a supposed “joke.”
Day was arrested and charged with “Capture/Distribute/Display Image of Private Area of Person,” which is a gross misdemeanor.
She was booked into the Henderson Detention Center.
The Henderson Police Department encourages all parents to talk with their children regarding boundaries and takes all complaints regarding children seriously.
Anyone with information connected to this case is urged to please call the Henderson Police Department at 702-267-4911, 3-1-1, or, to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or visit Crime Stoppers website.