Woman Arrested After Ignoring Drowning Toddler for Facebook
On Saturday, 37-year-old Kariasa Thomas of Dallas, Texas was booked after she became so concerned with Facebook that she didn’t notice as a 3-year-old girl for whom she was babysitting had jumped in a pool and drowned. Little Kanyce Giddings drowned June 22. Thomas was watching four children including Kanyce at an apartment complex pool. She used her phone to check Facebook for 15 minutes. When she was done, Kanyce was dead. Thomas’s bond is $25,000.