Newark Foster Mother Arrested For Child Endangerment

A Newark woman is under arrest after police found a foster child in her care chained up in a bedroom.

Video Transcript

- A foster mother in Newark is accused in a disturbing case of child abuse. Police arrested 66-year-old Wanser Brown after officers responded to her home to check on a 12-year-old boy in her care. Investigators say the boy was confined to a bedroom and tethered to a fan by chains and padlocks. He was evaluated at a hospital and later released to child protective services. Brown was charged with endangering the welfare of a child.