Kristel Candelario Wiki – Kristel Candelario Biography
Kristel Candelario, 31, an Ohio woman has been charged with the murder of her 16-month-old daughter after she left the toddler home alone for 10 days to go on vacation and returned to find the youngster had died.
According to NBC News, Kristel Candelario was detained and charged with the death of her baby daughter, Jailyn, on June 18, when she was supposedly traveling to Detroit and Puerto Rico. When Kristel returned to her Cleveland home located at West 97th Street on June 16th she saw that her daughter had been unresponsive. Speaking through an interpreter, Candelario admitted to investigators that she had left her baby at home, all alone and unattended,’ and found that her daughter had reportedly been ‘extremely dehydrated,’ as per the affidavit.
Authorities alleged that her daughter’s playpen had been filled with ‘soiled blankets and a bottom liner, saturated with urine and feces,’ according to an affidavit. When emergency personnel arrived on the scene, they pronounced the child deceased. It is unclear why Calendrio did not ask anyone to help her care for her child while she was traveling.
Kristel Candelario is 31 years old.
Kristel Candelario Arrested: Suspect in the Murder of her Daughter Jailyn Candelario
Officials said on Thursday that Candelario never made any arrangements for her baby daughter before she went away. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office said that there were ‘no signs of trauma’ but revealed that the child had been left alone for approximately 10 days and had subsequently died, per a police statement. Neighbors were distraught upon hearing the news. Many said they had previously taken care of the toddler and wished Candelario had asked them for help, People reported.
A 13-year-old who knew the child said that she was ‘amazing and really adorable.’ ‘Jailyn really didn’t deserve what happened to her,’ they said. ‘I miss her a lot.’ Candelario had previously worked as a building substitute at Citizen Academy Glenville, an elementary school in Cleveland. She had been in that role since November 2022 but was fired after her arrest. The school issued a statement announcing her termination, WEWS-TV reported. She is currently being held at the Cuyahoga County jail on $1 million bond. It is not immediately known if she has retained an attorney or if she has entered a plea. Her next scheduled hearing is June 28 at 8:30 am.