ANSONIA, Conn. (WTIC) -- The father and aunt of a 2-year-old were arrested Wednesday after the child was found playing on the roof of a house.
David Hustek, 23, and Sarah Barker, 20, were charged with Risk of Injury to a Minor, and Reckless Endangerment First Degree, and held on a $10,000 bond to be arraigned at Derby Superior Court on Thursday.
Police said at 8:47 a.m. they received call about a child on the roof of a house on Main Street. Officers found a 2-year-old boy on the roof of a house on Main Street about 30 feet above the ground.
Officials said they found the child’s father, David Hustek, and the child’s aunt, Sarah Barker who had been sleeping and unaware the child was on the roof of the house.
The home was found to be in deplorable living conditions, city building officials were contacted and the home was condemned. Hustek and Barker were both arrested.