Connecticut woman faces charges in death of 5-month-old 04/03/2019 4:26 pm PDT Comments WTIC / Shelton Police By Rick Lessard, WTIC SHELTON, Conn. (WTIC) -- A Shelton woman is facing charges after she allegedly left a 5-month-old child home alone. Police said that Jessyka Oliveira of Shelton, was arrested for a December 2018 incident. EMS and police responded to a house in Shelton on a medical call. A 5-month-old child was given medical attention but was later pronounced dead at a local hospital. Police said that two hours earlier, Oliveira left her three children unattended at the home for a short period of time. All the children there were under 6 years old at the time. Oliveira, 30, is facing three counts of risk of injury to a minor and one count of interfering with a police officer. She appeared in Derby Court on April 3. MORE: Shelton woman faces charges in connection with death of five month-old - WTIC #Connecticut #NewHaven #WTIC Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.