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2-year-old boy gets stuck in toilet while parents leave him home alone for over 2 hours

By Mason White 4:18 PM January 24, 2016
Justice Chance and Rashaan Cuffee 

By: Mahesh Sarin
(Scroll down for video) The parents of a boy were arrested after leaving their young son alone at home for a long time.

Police in Ohio, said that Rashaan Cuffee and Justice Chance, who are the parents of the 2-year-old boy, were arrested after their son became stuck in the toilet while he was left alone in the family’s apartment.

Police were called to the apartment in Canton on Thursday, after neighbors reported hearing a child crying for 30 minutes.

A maintenance worker opened the door for police, and they went inside. The officers found the crying boy and rescued him from the toilet.

Officer said that the boy’s mother, Justice Chance, arrived two hours later, carrying bags from Walmart. She said that her sister was supposed to care for her son while she was out.

However, the lieutenant said that the woman could not remember the last name of her sister. Police found three marijuana plants in a closet inside the home.

Both parents, who are 20 years old were arrested. They were charged with child endangerment and marijuana cultivation.

The child was handed over to child protective services.