Wall of Shame: Babysitter Puts Wine in Baby's Sippy Cup, Gets Eight Years in Prison

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According to the Times-Georgian, a Georgia babysitter gave her infant charge a sippy cup filled with wine, bringing his blood alcohol level to .33, a condition considered to be life-threatening.

Baby bottle with orange juice

CBS News reports that Denise Truitt of Carrollton pleaded guilty to aggravated assault and received an eight-year prison term.

Wow. Just wow.

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