19-year-old Dontavian Lee McCree from Dothan, Alabama was arrested after admitting that he used alcohol to mix his 10-month-old niece’s formula. This incident took place on Thursday, July 23rd while he was babysitting her.
McCree’s sister left the baby with him so she could go to work. When she returned home, she noticed that the baby was sick. Her sister took her baby to Flowers Hospital, where they admitted her to the Intensive Care Unit. When the doctors learned about the alcohol, they notified the police.
McCree faces charges of torture and willful abuse of a child. He was booked into the Houston County Jail on $15,000 bond. If convicted of the class C felony, he could face up to 10 years in prison.