A mother in Mexico has lost her baby to rats after she left her to go clubbing.
The 18-year-old mother, Lizbeth Jeronima Fuentes Munguia came back to the lifeless mauled body of her 4-month-old daughter after leaving her in her crib to go dancing.
Lizbeth ran to her neighbors for help and they called paramedics.
The baby girl’s face, fingers and torso were chewed up by the rats and paramedics pronounced her dead.
The teenage mother told the police that she left her daughter in the care of her mother but her mother was not at the home at the time of the incident.
Both the baby’s mother and grandmother have been arrested and might be tried for negligence.