MIAMI, Florida -- A Florida woman is facing criminal charges
in the death of a 2-year-old child left in a hot vehicle, police say.
Jail records showed Saturday that Juana Perez-Domingo, 43,
is charged with aggravated manslaughter of a child. Bond was set at $50,000,
and no attorney was listed for the woman.
It is a smart car seat alarm that senses when a child has
been left in a car seat. The technology links with a parent's smart phone, but
the device does not stop there.
Police say Perez-Domingo was supposed to drive the young
girl to daycare in Homestead early Friday morning. She drove the girl to her
own home first - the daycare wasn't open yet - and then got distracted and
forgot about the child until returning to the vehicle seven hours later.
A Miami-Dade police report says Perez-Domingo called the
child's mother and then drove her to the mother's house. The child had died by
Police say Perez-Domingo also had no driver's license. An
autopsy was scheduled for Saturday.