Mom Dumps Baby In Bushes And Becomes Covered In Ants, Claims Mental Illness

Sidney Woytasczyk, 21, of Houston, Texas, dumped her baby in the bushes has been charged with the second-degree abandoning of a child resulting in serious bodily injury. She claimed that she suffered a mental illness episode and her body was in denial about the baby and her alter-ego decided to throw the baby away. A man walking in the park heard a baby crying and saw a baby covered in ants. The man was shocked and decided to call the police; they found the baby with bites all over its body. Woytasczyk begged the judge for a lower sentencing since she was mentally ill, the jury was not buying her story and deemed her perfectly capable of making her own decisions.