Video shows babysitters putting infant in refrigerator

Video shows babysitters putting infant in refrigerator

The teens have now been charged with child endangerment and assault and battery with a unsafe weapon.

She says the girls told a "believable" story about what happened, that they were reaching into the refrigerator to grab a bottle to stop the baby from crying. "I don't want anyone near my child anymore", she said. Moments later, they open the refrigerator and remove the baby.

It is not clear from the clip how long the child was inside for, but they eventually return to take it out. The woman was reportedly informed of the alleged Snapchat video by police.

The two girls, whose names have not been released, were babysitting the infant on Monday at home in Danvers, Massachusetts, when they filmed the video that later appeared on Snapchat. Teenagers are silly, stupid, foolish - they do things like that - and I've been a teenager before.

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She added: "I know she wouldn't hurt my daughter and that wasn't her intentions. I think it was all foolishness, stupidity", the baby's mother told the station.

Police are continuing their investigation along with the Essex County District Attorney's Office and the Department of Children and Families. After the ordeal, the mother said she is not allowing her niece to babysit her daughter.

"You live, you learn and this is a lesson my niece will figure out how to be watchful who you leave your kids with. you can't put stock in anybody, not even your own particular family", said Bonnie.

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