New Jersey mother arrested for sneaking 5-year-old daughter into tanning booth, burning child

NEW JERSEY - A New Jersey mother faces a child endangerment charge after sneaking her 5-year-old into a tanning booth, causing her to burn, according to a Star Ledger report.

Patricia Krentril, 44, was investigated after her daughter told adults at school that she had burns on her body.

New Jersey bans anyone under 14 from using a tanning booth.

The school contacted authorities and the mother was arrested.

Krentcil is currently out on bond, but her daughter is in her father's custody.

Read the Star Ledger's report here:

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