Providence Police say it’s the worst case of Child Neglect they’ve ever seen
23-year-old Stephanie Malek, pregnant with her fourth child- was arraigned in family court Wednesday on three counts of child neglect Police and DCYF went to 49 Ford street in Providence and say they found the girls, ages 2, 3, and 4, were infested with lice- covered with bites from bed bugs and living in feces.
Her boyfriend – 22-year old Johnathon Ramsdell, a convicted child molester, is now charged with two counts of second-degree child molestation of one of the girls and one charge of second-degree child abuse for slapping one of the children.
Idelka Puello is Maleks next door neighbor-when she heard what happened- she was shocked, saying” she was surprised, she's always with her kids and seem to care for children . Johnathan Ramsdell is in the ACI for violating his parole and awaits arraignment on the new charges.