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Mom Allegedly Tried To Sell Baby For $50
Cottonwood Heights, Utah (CNN) - A Utah mom is suspected of trying to sell her baby for $50.
Cottonwood heights police say multiple witnesses contacted them about a woman ranting and raving and offering her baby to anyone who would give her 50 bucks.
Police say the mom walked these streets offering up her daughter for cash.
Authorities eventually caught up with the woman.
Because of her erratic behavior it took us a little while to find her she'd gotten onto a UTA bus."
Officers say the mom was on drugs at the time.
She's now in the hospital undergoing a mental evaluation.
The child is in protective custody.
Police say this is not the first time the woman has lost custody of her baby because of questionable parenting skills.