When Vasquez went to check on the child, she found him under water. He was taken to Unity Point St. Luke's by ambulance and was found to have water in his lungs. The child was hospitalized until his body absorbed the water.
A search warrant was issued for Vasquez's apartment, and officers found 8 grams of marijuana. She has been charged with Felony Child Endangerment and Possession of a Controlled Substance as a result of the incident. She's currently being held in the Woodbury County Jail on a $6,000 bond. Her initial appearance date has been set for September 4th in Woodbury County Court.
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