Child Care Employee in Jail for Child Endangerment

An employee at Little Angels Child Care in Burlington was taken to jail today after detectives obtained a warrant for an incident that took place July 10th.

According to a press release from the Burlington Police Department, 26-year-old Adrianne Raker of West Burlington has been accused of leaving bruises and finger imprints on a child after the child refused to take a nap. The parents were notified as soon as other daycare employees saw the marks. The marks on the child lasted for a least 10 days.

During an interview with detectives, Raker claimed to have bear hugged the child in an effort to calm him/her down.

Raker is being held in the Des Moines County Jail with a bond of $2,000. She has been charged with Child Endangerment.