By David Wolf, Attorney
Published by Child Injury Lawyer Network
In Idaho and other states, parents entrust the safety and welfare of their children. It is the duty of a babysitter to act in the best interests of the child and make sure that the child is kept safe under the babysitter’s supervision and guidance. In Post Falls, Idaho, a 28 year old woman (Summer Nelson) is charged with the crime of having sex with a 14 year old child under her care. It was reported that the woman molested the child on at least 4 occasions and expressed her love for the child to others.
Summer Nelson was a friend of the boy’s mother. If the criminal allegations are true, Ms. Nelson abused her position of trust and took advantage of this child. The crime truly is no different had a 28 year old man molested a 14 year old girl. You can read more about this story at Idaho Babysitter Charged with Crime of Having Sex with 14 Year Old Boy.