On Thursday, April 25 at 7:25 p.m., police were notified of a 22-month-old child removed to Nassau County Medical Center for treatment of burns sustained while taking a bath. The incident took place in the child’s residence, 225-26 Memphis Ave. in Rosedale. On Monday, April 27, the child, identified as Naomi Mondesire, was pronounced deceased at NCMC. It was determined that the victim sustained 2nd and 3rd degree burns to her legs and left arm as a result of the bath.
Police arrested Oluyemisi Adebayo, 54, of St. Albans, whom they identified as the child’s home health aide, and charged her with murder in the second degree.