The Riverside lady accused of abandoning her 2-yr-previous daughter at a grocery retailer pleaded not responsible to the fees towards her Tuesday, March 21, and was denied the chance to be launched from jail with out bail.
Chiengkham “Cindy” Vilaysane, 31, is charged with felony desertion of a kid youthful than 14 and misdemeanor baby endangerment. She has been in jail in Riverside for the previous week, and her bail is about at $10,000.
Her protection lawyer needed that quantity decreased or eradicated. At a listening to Monday, Decide Samuel Diaz Jr. stated if she have been launched with out bail — on her personal recognizance, in authorized phrases — she can be supervised, bear drug exams a number of occasions per week and have her residence searched. However he stated he wouldn’t contemplate that with out being sure the place she would stay.
When Vilaysane failed to offer the courtroom an tackle Tuesday, Diaz denied her launch with out bail “as a result of the defendant has nowhere to go,” he stated. Her bail stays set at $10,000, and as of Tuesday night, she had not posted bond.
Few of Vilaysane’s family members have been at Tuesday’s arraignment and bail listening to. Her lawyer stood in entrance of her, blocking her from TV information cameras.
Vilaysane’s protection lawyer had beforehand requested the decide for his shopper to bear a psychological well being analysis; on Tuesday, he reiterated that request and in addition requested for the data from her previous psychological well being evaluations at native jails.
Throughout Monday’s listening to, the decide stated examination had discovered that Vilaysane might have psychological well being points and that she has been on meth.
Riverside police say that on the night of March 12, Vilaysane went to the Meals four Much less on Van Buren Boulevard together with her 2-yr-previous daughter. As Vilaysane shopped, the woman wandered off, and when somebody introduced her again, Vilaysane reportedly informed the individual, “Oh, simply depart her.” Vilaysane left the shop with out her daughter. She was arrested two days later.
Her kinfolk have defended her as an excellent mom however acknowledged she has had drug points. The day after her arrest, a Riverside detective stated the household advised police that they have been “fed up” together with her and had kicked her out of their home. Nevertheless, her household denied that in an interview with The Press-Enterprise.
Vilaysane’s subsequent courtroom look is scheduled for March 29.