A West Philadelphia day care is under investigation after one of its workers was charged with assaulting a child Sunday.
The incident happened at the Future People Day Care Center on the 5700 block of Ludlow and South Street around 10 a.m.
Police report 57-year-old Genel James pushed an 11-year-old girl and hit her 2 -year-old brother in the face. The girl then called police from a phone inside the daycare center.
James allegedly then locked the front door of the center and left the children inside.
James was arraigned Monday morning, bail was set at $100,000 and her next court date is scheduled for October 15.
Summer is not over just yet! Hot and humid conditions much of the week with temps in the 90's and upper 80's.
Summer is not over just yet! Today will be very hot and humid with high temperatures in the low to mid 90s and mostly sunny skies. A cold front will bring some thunderstorms tonight, some of which may be severe.
Wednesday will be less humid but it remains warm all week long.
Tuesday (93/72): Clouds/Storm
Wednesday (88/74): Sun/Clouds
Thursday (89/67): Sunny/Hot