25-year-old mother, Dijanelle Fowler in Georgia was arrested and charged with murder for child cruelty and concealing the death of her 1-year-old daughter, who was left in a hot car for six hours on June 15.
According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Dijanelle Fowler left
her daughter, Skylar Fowler, in the car while she went to get her hair done at the Northlake Tower Festival Shopping Center, from 10 a.m to 4 p.m.
Although, Fowler reportedly left the car running and turned the AC on but when she returned to the car at 4 p.m., the car had died. To make matters worst, witnesses said Fowler never left the salon to check on her child.
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When she returned to her car and saw it was no longer running, she asked a man at the salon to help her start the car and the unidentified man helped her, not seeing the baby covered up with clothes.
“Between 4 and 4:54 p.m, she texted the child’s godfather that she was going to go to an urgent care for headaches,” a detective wrote in a report. On Monday
night, Fowler was arrested. Police said they don’t think Fowler intended to harm the child as she did leave the air conditioner running.
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In Fowler’s case,police have only charged her with second degree murder, which doesn’t require malice.