Baby found in home filled with bed bugs and roaches

Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)
Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police are investigating another case of child endangerment.

A person from Oklahoma called police concerned about the mother and child.

Officers went to check on them at a home near 9th and West Street.

They found the 23-year-old mother and 4-month-old child.

The child had flu-like symptoms and was in a home filled with bed bugs and roaches.

The mother admitted to taking drugs.

The baby was taken to the hospital and is in protective custody. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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