Dashja Turner Wiki – Dashja Turner Biography
Dashja Turner, of Racine Wisconsin, was charged with five counts of criminal negligence, according to a court complaint obtained by WDJT-TV.
Racine police and the Department of Human Services arrived at her home for a wellness check on July 31 around 3:30 p.m. and found her five children between the ages of 14 months and 14 years in the basement in fragile conditions, according to the outlet.All of the children appeared to weigh less than 55 pounds, with the youngest child weighing in at 10 pounds, a far cry from the healthy weight of 26 pounds. of an average child of 14 months. They also appeared to have not showered for days and were only wearing socks, according to WISN-TV.The unfinished basement they were in contained only a double-sized air mattress with a single sheet covering it with no pillows or blankets and had purple paint covering all of the windows, the outlet reported.“This is an egregious type of case when it comes to child care,” Racine County Court Commissioner John Bjelajac said during Turner’s first court appearance.
Dashja Turner age is not mentioned.
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Racine police said in the criminal complaint, according to WDJT-TV, that multiple welfare checks had been called to check on the children.”It hurts so bad because I’m begging you, texting you every holiday, every birthday, like ‘Can I have my son?’ ‘Where are you?’ Being ignored,” Rickie Stevens, who shares a 7-year-old son with Turner, told WISN-TV in the audience.Authorities said Turner had claimed the children were being homeschooled.During the hearing, Racine County Assistant. District Attorney Brooke Erickson asked the judge to increase Turner’s bail to $1 million, according to WISN-TV.”I think the exposure, the absolutely abhorrent conditions of these children had a money order for a million dollars in cash given the seriousness of the offense,” the Racine County deputy said. DA Erickson said in court, according to the outlet.A preliminary hearing for the case is set for August 16.