A mother in Santa Paula, California, has been arrested after she reportedly tied up her son and set their home on Fire, KABC-TV reports.
Marical Magana was arrested after she reportedly put a plastic bag over the three-year-old’s head, tied his hands, and left him in a bedroom by himself. She then set fire to their home.
When officers responded to calls of a fire at the home Sunday, they found a woman tied to a bed and the boy in another part of the house, according to the Santa Paula Police Department. Firefighters rescued them and extinguished the fire.
She is facing felony child endangerment charges and is held on $50,000 bail.