A Michigan man is being charged with child abuse after giving cannabis edibles to his children. Authorities began investigating the case after a fire erupted last month in his apartment building, allegedly due to him cooking butane hash oil (BHO) in his bedroom.
Both Oscar Tejada II and his daughter suffered burns in the fire. On June 7, authorities issued a warrant for the 43-year-old dad on a criminal charge of second-degree child abuse. The charge is a 10-year felony, reports MLive.com. An amended report from the Department of Human Services states both children told police their dad has given them marijuana edibles to help them sleep.
“None of my kids are liars,” Tejada told a detective, according to the DHS report. “I endangered my daughter’s life. […] My daughter has helped me package the oil product. My son has helped me with some of the oil product and