ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE) - An Alamogordo woman is facing child abuse charges after police found the child living in filth.
According to a police report, officers arrived to Jennifer Halmayr's home where they reported finding piles of trash and cleaning products open and in reach of her 4-year-old son.
They also found exposed wiring, mold all over, and a hole in the floor where officers could see the ground below.
To top it all off a thermometer read 99 degrees in the home.
The child is no longer in the home. He's been placed in state custody.