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In Bear, Delaware This Teen Day Care Worker Charged WithMurder After Surveillance Video Allegedly Showed Her Taking anInfant’s Life



Bear, Delaware – A 19-year-old day care worker has been arrested for murder after authorities found surveillance footage of the teen allegedly taking the life of a 4-month-old baby.

According to ABC 6, Dejoynay Ferguson was an employee at the Little People Child Development Center in Bear, Delaware. On Thursday, September 5, first responders were called to the center after Ferguson claimed she found a child unresponsive.

Ferguson told the owner of the day care, who called 911.

As ABC 6 reports, police arrived at the scene around 10:35 a.m. The baby girl was then transported to Christiana Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

During the investigation into the infant’s passing, police pulled surveillance footage from the day care’s security cameras. And what they allegedly saw can only be described as disturbing.

According to police documents obtained by ABC 6, the footage showed Ferguson grabbing the 4-month-old from the floor and placing her on a changing table. Ferguson is then seen putting on latex gloves and putting her hands over the baby’s nose and mouth.

The teen reportedly didn’t move her hands until the child was noticeably unresponsive.

Ferguson is then seen picking the child up and putting the infant back into a crib. The teen then waited roughly 20 minutes before telling the day care’s owner that the baby was unresponsive.

In a press release, the Delaware State Police say Ferguson has been charged with “one count of Murder 1st Degree and arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court #11 before being committed to the Dolores J. Baylor Women’s Correctional Institution on $1,000,000.00 cash bail.”

Delaware State Police also added that because the investigation into the infant’s death is still ongoing, “the Office of Childcare Licensing has suspended the license of the facility indefinitely.”

Hundreds of people commented under the DSP’s Facebook post offering their condolences to the child’s family.

Some of the comments came from daycare workers themselves, saying they “don’t get” how something like this could happen:

I don’t get it. I went through a crazy amount of training before being able to work in a daycare or early childcare setting. And continued to do so afterwards. There were so many steps in place to prevent something like this. It’s so sad.

It’s unclear when Ferguson is expected back in court.

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California cops’ Memorial Day tribute busted by spelling police



Just throw in the “e” for effort.

A well-meaning salute to heroes by the San Jose Police Department was cited for bad spelling on Twitter, where the cops botched an operative word.

“Remembering and Honoring Our Heros,” reads a graphic celebrating Memorial Day.

Missing from the SJPD’s spelling of the word “heros” is the letter e.

Several commenters, all of whom should expect to get a ticket if pulled over for speeding in the Silicon Valley area, noted that a heros is a type of fish found in South America.

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Only 10 people who’ve gotten Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine have had severe allergic reactions – and more than 4 million doses have been given out



The odds of having a severe allergic reaction after receiving Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine are looking incredibly slim.

On Friday the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released its first comprehensive trove of data detailing how many people have had confirmed allergic reactions after getting Moderna’s new shot.

Among more than 4 million doses of the vaccine that were administered nationwide from December 21 to January 10, just 10 people reported confirmed cases of anaphylaxis after vaccination, which is a severe allergic reaction requiring administration of epinephrine. That rate of anaphylaxis cases is 2.5 per million.

An additional 43 vaccine-takers had less severe nonanaphylactic allergic reactions, with symptoms including itching (especially in the mouth and throat), rashes, and “sensations of throat closure.”

There have been no reports of death so far, and patients have generally recovered well after these allergic reactions, though five of the 10 severe cases had to be admitted to intensive care first. ( Pfizer’s new COVID-19 vaccine , too, has been very rarely associated with severe allergic reactions .)

Read More : Why America’s vaccine rollout was a total disaster – and what it means for the next few months

10 women have had severe, allergic reactions to the Moderna vaccine
The first day of Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations in Broadbent Arena at the Kentucky State Fair and Exposition Center on January 4, 2021 in Louisville, Kentucky.
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All of the confirmed cases of anaphylaxis after administration of Moderna’s shot so far were in women, which isn’t a huge surprise when you consider that most of the non-elderly people who’ve been vaccinated so far are healthcare workers, an industry which is 76% female in the US.

In addition, according to CDC data, more than 2.4 million woman have gotten Moderna’s shot, compared with 1.4 million men (an additional 125,000-plus people who got Moderna shots didn’t record a sex.)

Most of the anaphylactic reactions happened within just minutes of vaccination. Only one of the ten cases took longer than 30 minutes to present, post-vaccination:

For these reasons, the CDC is recommending that all vaccine sites have doses of epinephrine on hand, and that people who get vaccinated should wait 30 minutes at the vaccine site before heading off, just in case something happens.

“It’s important that anybody who has had anaphylaxis talk to their vaccinator about that, and make sure that if they choose to be vaccinated, they wait the 30 minutes,” Dr. Thomas Clark, who’s been tracking allergic reactions after vaccination at the CDC, told reporters earlier this month .

Nine of the 10 patients who had severe, allergic reactions after Moderna’s shot had a history of allergies, and the most common allergies among them were to drugs (six patients). Just one patient with a severe reaction after vaccination had a food allergy.

“You know, many, many people with histories of allergies were vaccinated uneventfully,” Dr. Clark added.

People who do have an allergic reaction after their first shot of Moderna or Pfizer’s vaccine should not get their second dose, the CDC says.

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Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office: Woman charged with second-degree murder following shooting



PINEY FLATS, Tenn. (WJHL) – The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office has charged a woman with second-degree murder following a shooting investigation.

According to a release, Teresa Sherrill, 48, is charged for the death of John Sherrill, 71.

The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch received a 911 call Sunday just before 9:00 p.m. from 341 Warren Road in Piney Flats in “reference to a shooting.”

“The caller identified herself as Teresa Sherrill and stated that her boyfriend, John Sherrill, had attacked her,” the press release said. “Ms. Sherrill stated that she shot Mr. Sherrill.”

According to the press release, upon arrival, deputies discovered John Sherrill was dead.

The release stated the victim appeared to have both knife and gunshot wounds.

Sherill is being held in the Sullivan County Jail on a $10,000 bond.

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