MANHATTAN (KSNT) – The state has issued an emergency order of suspension to a daycare home in Manhattan.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment issued the order for Aunt Lesa’s Daycare, ran by Lesa Marie Heiman.
The state received a complaint alleging that Heiman dropped a baby after his head hit a ceiling fan while she was holding the child above her head in April. The order states she failed to tell the parents about the incident or seek medical attention for the baby.
Heiman has been charged with aggravated battery and child endangerment in Riley County District Court.
Heiman has the right to a hearing on the suspension.